The State of Jefferson Band Rehearsal
The State of Jefferson Band is based out of Southern Oregon's Applegate Valley. Every August they host a Jefferson State Music and Hemp Festival. Oregon Experience joined them for a rehearsal.
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This week's video highlights a rehearsal of the State of Jefferson Band at a rehearsal for the 2014 Jefferson State Music and Hemp Festival. Every August Southern Oregon's Applegate Valley hosts the largest music festival to take place in this part of the State.
For more on the history of the State of Jefferson, enjoy Oregon Experience's documentary here.
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