Donnie Rockholt is the Front Ensemble Instructor at Clover High School. Donnie is a native from Rock Hill, South Carolina. For the past 10 years, Donnie has associated himself with the percussive arts not only as a teacher, but as a performer as well; starting at the age of 10 years old.
Donnie started his marching percussion career in 7th grade and continued through his senior year at South Pointe High School, as well as continuing concert percussion throughout this time as well. Right after graduating, Donnie then taught the same High School he went to for 2 years while also giving private lessons.
During this time, Donnie also participated in WGI Sport of the Arts in an Open Class Independent Group known as Civitas Independent, where he spent 5 winter seasons with them. Donnie is still in the marching percussion scene, where he is now in a WGI World Class Independent group known as Equinox Percussion.
Aside from Percussion, Donnie is currently going to school at York Technical College for Radiologic Technology.