Sam Clear is a current student at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas and is studying music education with a focus in horn. He loves to travel and has recently started a journey to visit all of the national parks.
His drum corps experience includes marching mellophone with the Guardians DBC in 2019, 2020, and 2021. In 2021, he was named horn sergeant. In 2022 he marched with the Santa Clara Vanguard, and was contracted for the 2023 season as well. In 2023 he aged out with Carolina Crown.
Sam is a current member of the Goin Band from Raiderland and has been a mellophone section leader for the past three years.
He plans on finishing out his degree and become either a middle school or high school band director and eventually go back to school to pursue a master’s in conducting.