Karin Bliznik http://news.stlpublicradio.org en A New Principal Trumpet For The St. Louis Symphony http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-principal-trumpet-st-louis-symphony <p>It took three seasons for the<a href="http://www.stlsymphony.org"> St. Louis Symphony</a> to fill the position of Principal Trumpet after Susan Slaughter stepped down in 2010 after 40 years.&nbsp; Slaughter holds the distinction of being the first female to hold the principal position in a major symphony orchestra and the word &ldquo;legend&rdquo; has been used to describe her.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 28 Sep 2013 22:31:12 +0000 Mary Edwards 30256 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org A New Principal Trumpet For The St. Louis Symphony