Education, Tuba and Euphonium Specialist, Scott Parker

Scott has been with Musical Innovations since 2014. He is a native of Columbia, South Carolina where he attended Summit Parkway Middle School and Ridge View High School. Scott was principal tubist in the SC All-State Band from 2000-2005. He also served as principal tubist for the Bands of America National Honor Band, USC Band Clinic Symphonic band, and was a recipient of the John Philip Sousa Award. He majored in music education at the University of South Carolina from 2005-2010. He served as principal euphonium in the University’s Symphonic Band under James K. Copenhaver from 2006-2010. He is currently an active member of the Palmetto Concert Band, Upstate Winds, Carolina Wind Symphony, and Foothills Philharmonic.

Scott taught golf in the Midlands from 2010-2014 at Weed Hill Driving Range in Irmo, SC. 

Scott is an alumnus of Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps. He served on the brass staffs for Carolina Gold Drum and Bugle Corps, Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps, and Platinum Drum and Bugle Corps. He served as an assistant band director at Chapin High School from 2006-2010 and has been a guest clinician in South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Maryland, and New Jersey. 

Scott lives in Lexington, SC with his wife Elizabeth.