This Day in History: 1956-10-13

Charles Daval, American trumpeter, switched to euphonium while he had braces when young, eventually regained trumpet playing, member of Chicago Civic Orch, bronze medalist at the Geneva competition, principal at Seattle Symphony, 3rd/assistant principal of BSO, section player in the Cincinnati Symph Orch, principal with Montreal Symph Orch, taught part time at McGill Unv, prof at Univ of Michigan, member of the Pittsburgh Opera and Ballet orch, born in Los Gatos, California.