Percussion & Winds Championships (Cancelled)

March 28, 2020
Winthrop Coliseum - Rock Hill, SC
1162 Eden Terrace, Rock Hill, SC 29732

Event Description

The Carolina Winter Ensemble Association exists to create a positive and rewarding performance experience for our youth and to develop a nurturing environment that will enhance the skills of the performers and instructors at all levels. Join us as some of the best performing ensembles in the Southeast meet at Winthrop Coliseum in Rock Hill, South Carolina to compete and be named 2020 CWEA Indoor Circuit Champions!

Ticket Information

Ticket Pricing

  • Early Bird Discount Tickets (Available 3/4/20 12:00 PM until 3/22/20 11:59 PM)
    • General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $17.00
    • Child Admission (ages 5 and under) - FREE
    • ONLINE ONLY - Not available at the door
  • General Event Tickets (Available 3/23/20 12:00 AM until 3/28/20 8:00 PM)
    • General Admission (ages 6 and up) - $20.00
    • Child Admission (ages 5 and under) - FREE
    • Available online and at the door on March 28, 2020

Ticketing Policy

All seats for this event are considered general admission and are available on a first come, first serve basis. No seating may be reserved by patrons. All patrons attending the event must have a ticket to gain access to the event. Children 5 and under will be permitted into the event without a ticket however they may be required to sit on a parent/guardian’s lap for the duration of the event. Please be prepared to show proof of age at the gate if asked. All sales are final. No requests for refunds will be accepted. It is the patron's responsibility to ensure they are seated at least 15 minutes prior to a scheduled performance. Tickets purchased for this event are considered a revocable license to attend the stated event. CWEA reserves the right to revoke admission with or without refund of admission.

Disabled Seating

Disabled seating is available for this event on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you are experiencing difficulties locating a seat, please speak with a CWEA Representative and we will be happy to work with you to locate an available seat to fit your needs.

Other Information

Contest Personnel

Percussion Judges

Music: Omar Carmenates & Jeff Ausdemore
Music Effect: Bret Kuhn & Jon Merritt
Effect Visual: Jonathan Duke & Matt Stevens
Visual: Jason Harvey & Bret Mascaro
Other: Mike Leitzke (Lead Judge)

Winds Judges

Music: Jeff Ausdemore & Mike Leitzke (Lead Judge)
Effect: Jon Merritt & Matt Stevens
Visual: Jason Harvey & Bret Mascaro

Event Policies

Flash Photography

As safety is paramount to all performers, any type of flash photography is strictly prohibited. Family, friends and fans may take still photos of CWEA events for personal use only. The images may not be sold or otherwise distributed or publicly displayed without the written permission of the Carolina Winter Ensemble Association. CWEA defines public display as a web site, printed publication or physical location where the public at large can gain access to one or more images of a CWEA participating group in performance.

Video Recording

Due to US Copyright Law, and at the request of the performing ensembles, videotaping and/or recording of this event is strictly prohibited. You may be subject to dismissal from the arena without refund of admission if found to be in violation of this rule. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.

Participating Groups
Carolina Storm
Percussion Independent A
Charles Towne Percussion
Gate City Percussion
Palmetto Indoor Theatre
Paradigm Percussion
Revelation A
Percussion Independent Open
Civitas Independent
Percussion Scholastic A (Advanced)
A.L. Brown HS Perc
Clover HS Perc
Dorman HS Perc
Mauldin HS Perc
Mooresville HS Perc
Nation Ford HS Perc
Ninety Six HS Perc
T.L. Hanna HS Perc
Percussion Scholastic A
Colleton County HS Perc
Northwest Guilford HS Perc
Powdersville HS Perc
Riverside HS Perc
West-Oak HS Perc
Woodmont HS Perc
Wren HS Perc
Percussion Scholastic Concert A
Indian Land HS Perc
North Buncombe High School
Wade Hampton HS Perc
Percussion Scholastic Novice
Edisto HS Perc
Franklin HS Perc
Gaston County Indoor Perc
Goose Creek HS Perc
Owen HS Perc
Sumter HS Perc
York Preparatory Academy Perc
Winds Scholastic A
Ardrey Kell HS Winds
Berkeley HS Winds
Mooresville HS Winds
Rock Hill HS Winds
York Preparatory Academy Indoor Winds