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Iowa student to attend Grammy Awards in Los Angeles

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WEST DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- A West Des Moines Valley High School student is set to attend the Grammy Awards on Sunday night.
  
Des Moines television station KCCI reports that Jared Freiburg won a nationwide vocal audition contest to become one of eight high school singers selected to be part of the Grammy's Jazz Choir.
  
The group has been performing all week at various functions. On Sunday night, they'll attend the Grammy's to perform at the after party.
  
Freiburg calls the experience "surreal," and says his goal this weekend is to meet his idol, singer and musician Harry Connick Jr.

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