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Carolina Band Summer Clinics

The Carolina Band has several clinics available to high schoolers of different ages. If you plan on leading, playing, spinning or dancing with your high school band or group, you can find yourself here this summer!

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Carolina Band Auxiliary Clinics

Carolina Rhythm - Sunday, June 18 - Monday, June 19, 2023
Carolina Spin - Sunday, June 25 - Monday, June 26, 2023

Clinic Fees - The registration fee is TBD. If you pay and register at least 10 students at the same time, you may receive a $10 discount per student. To take advantage of this offer, please contact uscbands@mozart.sc.edu.

Housing 

Housing is not provided by our clinics. If you would like a list of area hotels, please contact the Band Office at uscbands@mozart.sc.edu or 803-777-4278.

COVID Precautions

Current university policy does not require masks in university facilities. Registered participants will be updated with any possible changes prior to clinic dates.

Carolina Rhythm
Carolina Rhythm is the USC clinic for battery percussion, including marching snare drums, tenor drums and bass drums. Clinicians will include Carolina Band Drumline Instructor, Dr. Bailey Seabury, Individual students may register for the clinic. High Schools sending a full drumline will receive an instructional block specifically for their line. Posters for this event are available by download.

Carolina Spin
Carolina Spin is the USC colorguard clinic. Clinicians will include Katie and Billy Pacifico from Atlanta. Katie and Billy are The Carolina Band Colorguard coordinators and work with numerous high school bands and winter guards. Posters for this event are available by download.


Carolina Lead:  The USC Drum Major Clinic - June 22-24, 2023

The USC Drum Major Clinic is an intensive 3-day clinic for rising 10th-12th grade students who will serve as their band’s drum major in the fall.  Posters for this event are available by download.

Location - Copenhaver Band Hall, 326 Sumter Street, Columbia 29208

Clinic Features

The USC Drum Major Clinic provides high school leaders with three days of instruction in basic conducting technique, score study, advanced musicianship, vocal commands, salutes, music and marching instruction and dynamic leadership.

Clinic Fee:  Clinic fee is TBD and includes all instruction and materials, t-shirt, daily lunch and bag to hold all materials. (Lodging is not included in the camp price)

Housing 

Housing is not provided by our clinics. If you would like a list of area hotels, please contact the Band Office at uscbands@mozart.sc.edu or 803-777-4278.

COVID Precautions

Current university policy does not require masks in university facilities. Registered participants will be updated with any possible changes prior to clinic dates.


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