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Music Appreciation

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mahatmakanejeeves

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Tue Jan 17, 2023, 07:55 AM Jan 2023

On this day, January 17, 1967, David Mason recorded the piccolo trumpet solo for "Penny Lane." [View all]

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1967 - David Mason
40-year-old David Mason recorded the piccolo trumpet solo for The Beatle's 'Penny Lane' at Abbey Road Studios in London. He was paid £27, 10 shillings ($42) for his performance. In August, 1987, the trumpet he used was sold at a Sotheby's auction for $10,846.
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