Band attends drum major camp | News | The Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | July 22, 2016 5:00 pm
Last Updated: July 20, 2016 at 3:52 pm
Five Colleton County High School Band of Blue members completed the 2016 University of South Carolina Band Drum Major and Leadership Clinic in Columbia.
The clinic held June 16-18 had 70 high school band drum major and leadership candidates from South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Texas and Tennessee.
Band of Blue members were placed in different ability groups based on experience.
Clinicians for the event were USC Interim Director of Marching Bands, Dr. Cormac Cannon, director of the USC Marching Band, Jayme Taylor; Assistant Director of Marching Bands Steve Myer; and former USC Drum Major Ben Pouncey.
Band members were also involved in a leadership workshop with nationally known leadership clinician, Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser from Attitude Concepts Today.
Band of Blue Director, Tom Finigan along with several Band of Blue Booster parents attended the exhibition Saturday.