2023 Site Information

2023 South Carolina All-State Bands

South Carolina All-State Bands
Chairman: Paul Guzewicz

  • Senior Band – Dr. David Biedenbender, Michigan State University
  • Clinic Band – Dr. Tonya Mitchell-Spradlin, Penn State
  • Junior Band – Aaron Perrine, Cornell College

Auditions:

January 21, 2023 @ Lexington High School (Lexington, SC)

Clinic:

March 10-12, 2023 @ Furman University

2023 South Carolina Region Bands

Region One
Chairman: Betsy Myers

  • Senior Band – Dr. Cheldon Williams, West Virginia University
  • Clinic Band – Edna Y. Grace, Retired
  • Junior Band – Tracy Wright, Ringgold High School 
  • HS Alternate Band – Chris Moss, Pendleton High School
  • Junior Concert Band – Jocquin Fuller, Fort Mill Middle School

Auditions:

January 7, 2023 @ Powdersville High School

Clinic:

February 17-18, 2023 @ Anderson University

 

Region Two
Chairman: Melanie Ingram

  • Senior Band – David Roth, Kell High School
  • Clinic Band – Dr. Quintus Wrighten, University of South Carolina
  • Junior Band – Alicia Crutchlow, Florence Chapel Middle School
  • Alternate Band – Justin Craig, Pelion High School

Auditions:

January 7, 2023 @ North Augusta High School

 

Clinic:

February 17-18, 2023 @ Lexington High School

Region Three
Chairman: Ren Patel

  • Senior Band – Dr. Sue Samuels, Furman University
  • Clinic Band – Vince Clayton, Retired
  • Junior Band – Connie Grantham, Retired
  • HS Alternate Band – TBD 
  • MS Alternate Band – Kadin Ivey, Greenwood High School

Auditions:

January 7, 2023 @ Blythewood High School

Clinic:

February 17-18, 2023 @ Nation Ford High School

 

Region Four
Chairman: Gretchen Bowles

  • Senior Band – Jay Watkins, University of Florida
  • Clinic Band – Dr. Jack Eaddy, Western Carolina University
  • Junior Band – Dr. Deborah Caldwell, Erskine College
  • High School Alternate Band – Leslie Phillips, Lucy Beckham High School
  • Middle School Alternate Band – Chloe Spitzer, Camp Road Middle School

Auditions:

January 7, 2023 @ Summerville High School

Clinic:

February 17-18, 2023 @ Summers Corner Performing Arts Center

Region Five
Chairman: Chuck Capps

  • Senior Band – Jay Jacobs, University of South Carolina
  • Clinic Band – Wolson Gustama, Dutchtown High School
  • Junior Band – Swati Linder, Marrington Middle SOA
  • Senior Alternate Band – Mark Roddy, Carolina Forest High School
  • Junior Alternate Band – Martha Gasque, Ocean Bay Middle School

Auditions:

January 7, 2023 @ Saint James High School

Clinic:

February 17-18, 2023 @ Cane Bay High School

Region Six
Chairman: Denise Hembree

  • Senior Band – Dr. Myra Rhoden, Fayette County High School
  • Clinic Band – Chaz Paxton, D.W. Daniel High School
  • Junior Band – Pamela Sweer, Charlotte Latin School
  • Alternate Band – Dr. David Carter, Coastal Carolina University

Auditions:

January 7, 2023 @ Woodruff HS

Clinic:

February 17-18, 2023 @ Spartanburg HS