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Classical Notes: July 6, 2007 Archive

Happy Birthday, Doc Severinsen

Posted at 6:08 AM on July 6, 2007 by John Birge

Doc Severinsen celebrates his 80th birthday July 7th. The ageless trumpeter and former Minnesota Orchestra Pops conductor reflects on his career in Minnesota (beautiful downtown Burbank too!), while looking, as always, to the future as well!