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ROBB JEFFRIES: Life lessons through music


Kind of.

I’ve been playing music since elementary school. My music career really took off in fifth grade, the first year my school district offered band. My parents were leery of me joining — after all, what parent can honestly say they look forward to coming home from work and listening to terrible trumpeting or a squeaky oboe?

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Robb Jeffries
Robb Jeffries is a sports copy editor and columnist for the Grand Forks Herald. A graduate of the University of North Dakota, Jeffries has spent time in the Herald newsroom as a copy editor, clerk and reporter in the news and sports sections. His column runs on the third Sunday of each month.
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