This Day in History: 1934-11-11

Ron Modell, American trumpeter, toured with a one-man show for 8 months, principal of Tulsa Phil, moved to NYC and joined some Afro-Cuban bands, lead with name singers, joined the Dallas Civic Opera, principal of Dallas Symphony, teacher at Southern Methodist Univ, prof at Northern Illinois Univ, in retirement continued to play in, and organize big bands, born in NYC.