Sites & Schedules

2017 South Carolina All-State Bands

South Carolina All-State Bands
Chairman: Jessica Wofford

  • Senior Band – Dr. James Bankhead, Utah State University (Emeritus)
  • Clinic Band – Dr. Matthew Arau, Lawrence University
  • Junior Band – Tracy Wright, Ringgold MS/HS (GA)
Auditions:
January 21, 2017
Lexington High School
Clinic:
March 10-12, 2017
Furman University, Greenville, SC

2017 South Carolina Region Bands

Region One
Chairman: Rick Langdale

  • Senior Band – Dr. Nola Jones, Nashville, TN
  • Clinic Band – Mr. Vince Clayton, Columbia, SC
  • Junior Band – Mr. Josh Hinkel, Lexington, SC
  • Senior Alternate Band – (for alternates in grades 6-12) Mrs. Meagan Cooper, Roebuck, SC
Auditions:
January 7, 2017
Greer High School
Clinic:
February 24-25, 2017
Furman University

Region Two
Chairman: David Hastings

  • Senior Band – Dr. Andrew Pettus, Anderson University
  • Clinic Band – Dr. Cormac Cannon, University of South Carolina
  • Junior Symphonic Band – Steve Pruitt, Evans Middle School (GA)
  • Junior Concert Band – Marcus Morris, Laurens District 55 HS
Auditions:
January 7, 2017
Brewer Middle School
Clinic:
February 24-25, 2017
Lexington High School

Region Three
Chairman: Randy Grantham

  • Senior Band – James Taylor, Carson-Newman Univ., Jefferson City, Tenn.
  • Clinic Band – Ken Turner, River Bluff High School
  • Junior Symphonic Band – Jim Kilgus, Mauldin Middle School
  • Junior Concert Band – Scot McGuire, Dutchman Creek Middle School
  • Senior Alternate Band –  TBA
Auditions:
January 7, 2017
Blythewood High School
Clinic:
February 24-25, 2017
Nation Ford High School

Region Four
Chairman: Lori Smith

  • Senior Band – Captain Brian O. Walden, USN Ret., Marshall University
  • Clinic Band – Judith Grimes, Elmhurst College
  • Junior Symphonic Band – Connie Grantham, Fort Mill Middle School
  • Junior Concert Band – Emily Wilkinson, Mt. Pleasant, SC.
Auditions:
January 7, 2017
Summerville High School
Clinic:
February 24-25, 2017
Claflin University

Region Five
Chairman: Eric Terry

  • Senior Band – Gary Gribble, Pope HS (GA)
  • Clinic Band – Joe Gulledge, Clover High School
  • Junior Band – Bryan Ard, Mabry Middle School
  • Senior Alternate Band – Todd Smith, Stratford High School
  • Junior Alternate Band – Brandon Wells, Alice Drive Middle School
Auditions:
January 7, 2017
West Florence High School
Clinic:
February 24-25, 2017
Myrtle Beach HS/MS