Susan Slaughter

Arts & Culture
5:31 pm
Sat September 28, 2013

A New Principal Trumpet For The St. Louis Symphony

St. Louis Symphony Principal Trumpet Karin Bliznik

It took three seasons for the St. Louis Symphony to fill the position of Principal Trumpet after Susan Slaughter stepped down in 2010 after 40 years.  Slaughter holds the distinction of being the first female to hold the principal position in a major symphony orchestra and the word “legend” has been used to describe her. 

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