Bachelor of Music – Music Education, University of South Carolina
Master of Music – Performance, University of Wisconsin - Madison
A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Allison Schweickert is the Percussion Instructor at the University of South Carolina Aiken and the director of the Palmetto Pans Steel Band at the University of South Carolina. Allison has served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant with the University of Wisconsin band program while pursuing her Masters in Percussion Performance at the University of Wisconsin- Madison. Allison also holds a degree in Music Education with a Percussion Performance Certificate from the University of South Carolina. 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.