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 1965

Bridges, Glenn D.
Pioneers in brass
Detroit: Sherwood Publications, 1965, 113 p.


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  Arban, Jean Baptiste (b. 1825 d. 1889)   cornet, conductor
  Arbuckle, Matthew (b. 1828 d. 1883)   cornet
  Bagley, Ezra Mahon (b. 1853 d. 1886)   cornet, trumpeter
  Bellstedt, Herman (b. 1858)   cornet, teacher
  Bent, Benjamin C. (b. 1848 d. 1897)   cornet
  Brown, Bert [Herbert, F.] (b. 1869 d. 1959)   cornet
  Brown, Henry C. (b. 1827 d. 1912)   cornet, piano
  Buono, Vincent (b. 1875 d. 1959)   cornet
  Burke, Charles Mason (b. 1891 d. 1963)   cornet
  Burke, Milo (b. 1870 d. 1949)   cornet
  Canham, Thomas G. (b. 1825 d. 1873 a. 1855)   circus keyed bugle band leader
  Cappa, Charles Alberto (b. 1834 d. 1893)   bandmaster, trombone
  Chambers, William Paris (b. 1854 d. 1913)   composer
  Church, Bowen R. (b. 1860 d. 1923)   cornet
  Clark, Robert E. (b. 1886 d. 1961)   trombone
  Clarke, Ernest H. (b. 1865 d. 1947)   trombone, Trombonist
  Clarke, Henry Leland (b. 1907)   composer, scholar
  Clarke, Herbert (Lincoln) (b. 1867)   cornet, bandmaster
  Couturier, Ernst Albert (b. 1869 d. 1950)   cornet, composer
  Cusumano, Charles Anthony (b. 1883 d. 1925)   trombone
  Dolan, John (b. 1875 d. 1942)   cornet
  Emerson, Walter (b. 1856 d. 1893)   cornet
  Falcone, Mario (b. 1876 d. 1944)   trombone, euphonium
  Gay, Mace (b. 1855 d. 1935)   composer, bandmaster
  Greaton, Brownie (d. 1956)  
  Hall, Robert Browne (b. 1858 d. 1907)   cornet, composer
  Hazel, John (b. 1865 d. 1948)   cornet, composer
  Heim, Gustav F. (b. 1879 d. 1933)   trumpet, principal
  Holton, Frank (b. 1858 d. 1942)   trombone, brass instrument maker
  Holton, Frank William (b. 1909)   choir conductor, organ
  Horne, Florence Louise (b. 1880 d. 1956)   cornet
  Huber, Joseph L. (b. 1888 d. 1960)   cornet
  Innes, Frederick Neil (b. 1854 d. 1926)   trombone, bandmaster
  Keith, Mabel (b. 1883 d. 1961)   cornet
  King, Thomas H. (b. 1868 d. 1926)   trombone, trombone maker
  Knoll, Anton H. (b. 1855 d. 1925 a. 1896)   cornet
  Koenicke, Emile (b. 1866 d. 1930)   cornet, trumpeter
  Kryl, Bohumir (b. 1875 d. 1961)   cornet, trumpet
  Lees, Benjamin (b. 1924)   composer
  Levy, Jules (b. 1838 d. 1903)   cornet, bandmaster
  Liberati, Alessandro (b. 1847 d. 1927)   cornet, bandmaster
  Llewellyn, Edward B. (b. 1879 d. 1936)   cornet, trumpeter
  Llewellyn, James D. (d. 1908)   cornet, trumpeter
  Mantia, Simone (b. 1873 d. 1951)   sousaphone/tuba, euphonium
  Martin, Carroll F. (b. 1887 d. 1939)   trombone, composer
  May, Ole J. (b. 1872 d. 1917)  
  Northcott, William (b. 1841 d. 1920)   cornet
  Pechin, Ernest (b. 1891 d. 1946)   cornet, conductor
  Piper, Eleanor   cornet
  Proctor, Jerome M. (b. 1873 d. 1952)   trombone
  Pryor, Arthur (Willard) (b. 1870)   bandmaster, composer
  Randall, Charles L. (b. 1880 d. 1945)   trombone
  Raymond, Alice (a. 1890-1900)   cornet
  Reeves, David Wallis (b. 1838 d. 1900)   bandmaster, musician
  Rogers, Walter B. (b. 1865)   cornet, composer
  Rollinson, Thomas H. (b. 1844 d. 1928)   composer, arranger
  Rosenbrook, David (b. 1874 d. 1937)   cornet
  Saint-Jacome, Louis Antoine (b. 1830 d. 1898)   cornet
  Schreiber, Louis (b. 1827 d. 1910 a. 1858-1883)   cornet, inventor
  Schueler, John P. (b. 1892 d. 1964)   trombone
  Short, Thomas Vowler (b. 1856 d. 1931 a. 1878)   bandmaster, composer
  Simons, Gardell (b. 1878 d. 1945)   trombone, composer
  Smith, Clay (b. 1877 d. 1930)   trombone, composer
  Smith, Walter F. (b. 1860 d. 1937)   cornet, composer
  Smith, Walter Milton (b. 1890 d. 1937)   cornet, composer
  Spary, Claude (b. 1873 d. 1926)   trombone
  Stacy, Charles E. (b. 1873 d. 1926)   trombone
  Staigers, Charles Delaware (b. 1899 d. 1950)   cornet, trumpet
  Sweet, Albert C. (b. 1876 d. 1945)   cornet, bandmaster
  Tudor, David Eugene   piano, composer
  Verrall, John (Weedon) (b. 1908)   composer, teacher
  Weldon, Alfred Frederick (b. 1862 d. 1914)   cornet, composer
  Whitcomb, Arthur S. (d. 1950)   cornet
  Williams, Ernest Samuel (b. 1881 d. 1947)   cornet, trumpeter
  Williams, Katherine   trumpet
  Zimmerman, Leo A. (b. 1866 d. 1935)   trombone

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