This Day in History: 1937-11-29

James Austin, American trumpeter, principal in Houston Symphony Orch, Houston Grand Opera and Houston Chamber Orch (1960-1977), premiered Tull’s Trumpet Concerto No. 1, taught at Univ of Houston (1960-2009), cofounded the Symphonic Brass Quintet, taught at Houston Baptist univ and the National Music Camp at Interlochen, born in Ann Arbor, Michigan.