Graduate Teaching Assistant

A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Allison Schweickert is a graduate assistant with the UW Band. She hails from the University of South Carolina with a degree in Music Education with a Percussion Performance Certificate.  During her time at the University of South Carolina, Allison was a member of the drumline in the Carolina Band and the Concocktion Pep Band.  Through various performing ensembles, she has had the opportunity to march in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, perform at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention, and tour throughout China.  Her professional affiliations include The Percussive Arts Society, Pi Kappa Lambda National Music Honor Society and Tau Beta Sigma National Honorary Band Sorority.  Allison is attending UW to pursue a Master’s Degree in Percussion Performance.