This Day in History: 1956-10-11

Barry Bauguess, American trumpeter, founded the Matrix Brass Quintet while a student at the North Carolina School of the Arts, principal of the Winston-Salem Symphony, instructor at Wake Forest Univ, specialist on the baroque trumpet, performed and recorded with most major American baroque orchestras (member of Philharmonia Baroque Orch from 1987-99), owner of The Baroque Trumpet Shop (the only major retailer of baroque trumpets in North America), taught at the Baroque Performance Institute of Oberlin and the Historic Performance Dept of Case Western Reserve Univ, born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.