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Dr. Colleen Clark
   Artist, Educator, Jazz Historian

Dr. Colleen Clark is the first and only drummer to earn a Doctor of Musical Arts from the world-renowned University of North Texas.


She is now an Assistant Professor of Jazz at the University of South Carolina, where she coordinates small ensembles, conducts a big band, and teaches drum set studio and jazz history courses.


Clark is the founder and artistic director of USC’s Jazz Girls Day. 

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Whether it's about booking Dr. Clark for a gig, inquiring about studying at the University of South Carolina, guest lectures at your school or university, conducting or group lectures on jazz history and/or JAZZ GIRLS DAY, inquire and the team will respond accordingly!

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