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UofSC Drum Major and Leadership Clinic

This intensive 3-day clinic is intended for rising 10th–12th grade students who will either serve as their band's drum major or other student leader in the fall.

2020 Clinic Dates - June 18–20, 2020

The UofSC Drum Major and Leadership 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.

Registration for 2020 opens on April 1, 2020.

Thursday, June 18 – Saturday, June 20, 2020
Location: Copenhaver Band Hall, 326 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208
Lodging: Lodging is available at area hotels. Contact the USC Band Office for recommendations.

Price: Price includes all instruction and materials, t-shirt, daily lunch and clinch bag to hold all materials. (Lodging is not included in the camp price)
Lessons: $25- students can take optional one-on-one conducting lessons with our staff for extra instruction and experience. Lessons take place in the evenings after the regular sessions conclude.
For more information:, 803-777-4278.

Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser, Guest Leadership Clinician

Tim LautzenheiserDr. Tim Lautzenheiser’s career involves 10 years of successful college band directing at Northern Michigan University, the University of Missouri and New Mexico State University. Dr. Tim has a long tradition at USC summer camps and is the industry’s leading motivational speaker, focusing on the area of positive attitude and effective leadership training.


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