Jazz violinist Christian Howes brings music to schools

Jazz violinist Christian Howes grew up in Columbus and he now travels around the country to schools doing workshops with students.

He hosted a workshop Thursday night at Sycamore High School.

Howes was on Friday's Morning Xtra for an interview and to perform.

You can see a video of Howes here:

Howes studied classically starting when he was 5 and performed as a soloist with the Columbus Symphony when he was 16.

Last year, JazzTimes voted Howes among the top three violinists in its '2012 Expanded Critics Poll.'

For more information about Howes, visit http://christianhowes.com/ .

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