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Gamecock Music Camp

Get ready for a reimagined summer musical experience at our Gamecock Music Camp, a four-day camp especially for rising high school students interested in band, choral and jazz.

June 19-22, 2024

All programs include rehearsal and performance opportunities directed by USC Music faculty and exciting extracurricular activities led by a team of USC faculty and staff. Stay on-campus in a USC residential hall or commute daily during the four-day camp. 


  • Band: Rising Grades 7-12
  • Choral: Rising Grades 10-12
  • Jazz: Rising Grades 7-12


  • On-campus residential and commuter options
  • Exciting extracurricular activities
  • $50 discount available for All-State participants

Enhance your musical abilities and create memories that will last a lifetime! 

Sample Schedule:

Wednesday, June 19
8-9:30 a.m.  Registration
10 a.m.  Rehearsals and music-related activities
12 p.m. Lunch
1:30-5 p.m. Rehearsals and music related activities 
5 p.m. Commuter checkout/resident dinner
7 p.m. Social activities
Thursday, June 20 and Friday, June 21
8 a.m. Resident Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Morning check-in
9 a.m.-12 p.m. Rehearsals and music-related activities
12 p.m. Lunch
1:30-5 p.m Rehearsals and music-related activities
5 p.m. Commuter checkout and resident dinner
7 p.m. Social activities
Saturday, June 22
8 a.m.  Resident Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Morning check-in
9 a.m. Dress rehearsals
12 p.m. Lunch
2 p.m.

Concert in Koger Center for the Arts

Check-out directly following concert


  • Commuter Rate: $350
    • Includes lunches, T-shirt and all daytime activities
  • Resident Rate: $450 (High School students only)
    • Includes housing, all meals, T-shirt and all daytime and evening activities

Registration and Tuition Payment deadline is May 15. Click here to register.

$100 non-refundable deposit due upon registration.  The remaining tuition balance is due by May 15.

*No refunds will be issued after May 8.


Band Track Participants Only: Please submit a 2-5 minute video of the student's best playing. This can include lesson material, band music, or any other etudes or exercises. The video should be uploaded to YouTube as an unlisted link and shared on the tuition payment form. 

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.