From the Collection of Australian Jazz Museum Koomba Park 15 Mountain Highway Wantirna Victoria
- Buescher brass cornet
- L 42cm
- benny featherstone, prince of good fellows, thirties, jazz musician, melbourne jazz musician, drummer, 1930 s, buescher cornet, trumpeter, trombonist, clarinetist, pianist, early australian jazz
- The brass cornet was owned by early Australian Jazz musician and multi-instrumentalist Benny Featherstone
- Buescher Manufacturing Company (Instrument manufacturer)
- Benny Featherstone is considered "one of the most fascinating and gifted musicians in the history of Australian jazz" (Johnson, Oxford Companion to Australian Jazz, p 154). Once described as "Australia's Louis Armstrong"
- True tone. Pat. Oct 89.07 287335 LP 262
The Buescher Elkhart Ind. U.S.A.
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM