This Day in History: 2001-12-14

Conte Candoli, American jazz trumpeter, played in Woody Herman’s First Herd, toured Scandinavia with Chubby Jackson’s Sextet, member of Stan Kenton’s orchestra, Charlie Ventura’s Bob for the People Band, Charlie Barnet, moved to LA and became top studio and freelancer (1950s-80s), played in the Tonight Show band, recorded 770 tracks on 123 albums, ┬ádied in Palm Desert, California.