Tom Crown, owner and founder of Tom Crown Mutes and trumpet with the Chicago Lyric Opera for 30 years, is our special guest on this episode. Tom talks about his long career in Chicago as a professional trumpet player and teacher. He also discusses how he got into the mute business that is now known around the world. Learn more about Tom at www.tomcrownmutes.com. The show notes for this episode are at www.bobreeves.com/29.