Students strike up the band with Wynton Marsalis

World-renowned musician Wynton Marsalis guided the Stissing Mountain High School Jazz Band through the principles and philosophy of jazz during a master class held at The Stissing Center. Photo by Stan Hirson

PINE PLAINS — Students involved with the Stissing Mountain High School Jazz Band were offered the chance of a lifetime last month when The Stissing Center organized a master class for the students with internationally acclaimed jazz musician, Wynton Marsalis.

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