Adolph Herseth

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Birthday
25, 1921
Birthplace
Minnesota
Death Date
Apr 13, 2013 (91)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
25, 1921
Birthplace
Minnesota
Death Date
Apr 13, 2013 (91)

About

Principal trumpet with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra from 1948 to 2001.

Before Fame

He studied trumpet at the New England Conservatory of Music and was a U.S. Navy musician during World War II.

Trivia

He graduated with a degree in mathematics from Luther College.

Family Life

He married his wife Avis in 1943 and they had a daughter and son, as well as five grandchildren.

Associated With

He was really influenced by the work of Frank Sinatra.