This Day in History: 1966-10-16

Joey Tartell, American trumpeter, member of US Army Jazz Ambassadors (1988-92), toured with Maynard Ferguson’s band, played with the Woody Herman band, Glenn Miller Orch, Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orch, guest lead with many symphony orchestras, backed many pop stars, prof at St. Joseph’s College, then prof at Indiana University, member of Tromba Mundi, born in Amarillo, Texas.