Music Deparment Staff

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Scott Carter


Mr. Carter is in his 21st year teaching Instrumental Music at South High. He directs the Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and two Jazz Ensembles.  Mr. Carter is also the musical director for the South High theater productions and serves as the Music Department Chair.  In the summer, he is director of the Minnesota Institute for Talented Youth (MITY) jazz program at Macalester College.  His ensembles have been invited to perform at the MMEA Convention three times and have received top honors in Local, State, National, and International competitions.  A University of Minnesota - Twin Cities graduate and trumpeter, Scott Carter enjoys traveling the country with his wife, visiting all of his nieces and nephews, and working on his house.

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