This Day in History: 1956-12-21

Zdenek Sedivy, Czech trumpeter, played in studio orchestra (1975-77), member of the Prague Radio Orchestra (1977-85), prize winner at the Prague ITG competition in 1975 and in the Prague Spring competition in 1978, also lead trumpet in big bands and a jazz improviser, principal trumpet of the Czech Philharmonic Orch since 1985, prof at the Prague Academy of Music since 2000, born in Prague, Czech Republic.