in Rutland Town
Sadly, we hear and read a great deal these days about what is wrong in Rutland. I invite you to see and hear a lot of what has been, and is, right in the community as the Rutland Town School Friends of Music celebrate student musicians past and present with the annual Jazz Bistro being held at 7 p.m. Friday in the school gym
Each year, as former students of teachers Reeta Coughenour, Bear Irwin and I gather from different states and decades to celebrate a common musical heritage, I marvel at these ties that bind. Much like Rutlandís Halloween Parade, this is a unique and special event that points out Rutland is truly a special place in which to grow up and return to.
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