This Day in History: 1966-12-10

Jon Nelson, American trumpeter, cofounded the Meridian Arts Ensemble in NYC, teacher at Princeton Univ, Middlebury College, Boston Univ, and the Hartt School of Music, prof at SUNY Buffalo, principal trumpet in the Aix-en-Provence Festival, made many of the arrangements and compositions of the MAE, released five solo albums, born in Weymouth, Massachusetts.