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Jazz BandDirected by Shannon Hoover and Adam Knight, the USC Upstate Jazz Combos perform classic and contemporary jazz, presenting concerts each semester in the Humanities and Performing Arts Center as well as in professional venues off-campus. Vocalists and instrumentalists may be expected to audition. For more information contact
Dr. Nolan Stolz.
Commercial Music ComboDirected by Shannon Hoover and Adam Knight, the Commercial Music Combos perform a variety of styles. Recent groups have included Motown, Stevie Wonder, 70's classic rock and 90's alternative rock. This combo performs for recruiting events, school functions and professional engagements in the community. For more information contact
Dr. Nolan Stolz.
Upstate Vocal EnsembleThe Upstate Vocal Ensemble performs traditional and contemporary music for mixed choir, as well as pop, jazz, musical theatre and rock selections. This touring ensemble performs regularly throughout the school year.
Gospel ChoirThe USC Upstate Gospel Choir performs traditional and contemporary repertory both on and off campus.
Guitar EnsembleThe USC Upstate Guitar Ensemble generally includes four to six guitarists performing a wide range of music from both classical and jazz styles.
Dr. Nolan StolzAssistant Professor of MusicCoordinator of Commercial MusicHPAC 107Phone: firstname.lastname@example.org
USC UpstateDepartment of Fine Arts and Communication StudiesHumanities & Performing Arts Center, 125800 University WaySpartanburg, SC 29303Phone: 864-503-5844Fax: 864-503-5814Faculty & Staff Directory
The University of South Carolina Upstate is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia, 30033 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of USC Upstate. Comments or Complaints?