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Jazz Ensemble

Nationally recognized, the Plano Jazz Studies program produces highly skilled and musically acute jazz musicians well-versed in the jazz idiom. From big band, to be-bop, from ensemble playing to soloing, the Plano Jazz Studies Program and it's Jazz Ensemble are among the finest in the nation.

Symphonic Band

The Symphonic Band is a premier performing ensemble within the Wind Studies program. With a full complement of instruments, the Symphonic Band performs various repertoire including original wind compositions, arranged classical music, light music, and popular tunes. The group is a consistent superior and excellent rated ensemble.

Wind Ensemble

Serving as the flagship of the Wind Studies Program, the Wind Ensemble is one of the nation's leading high school performing groups. Its core, representing the strongest musicians in the Plano Cluster Band Program, holds a distinguished reputation for high musical performance standards and achievement. The group perfoms a wide variety of the finest wind literature including repertoire classics, contemporary compostitions, as well as serving as a leader in new music consortiums. In 2007, the Wind Ensemble was named a 5A National Wind Honor Band, ranking them among fifth in the nation

Concert Band 1

The Concert 1 Band has gained a reputation for raising the standard of performance and creating exceptional musicians. Through inspirational performances, the group presents the highest level of spirit, cooperation, and fellowship. The Concert 1 Band provides wonderful musical experiences for its members through the programming and performing of standard band curricula such as overtures, marches, standard repertoire, and pop music.

Concert Band 2

The Concert 2 Band presents much pride and anticipation for our hardest working group of musicians. This dedicated group is structured and designed to be very educational for the students and rewarding for the community. Ready to perform challenging pieces, the Concert 2 Band proves that there is something special about getting to perform with great friends, producing wonderful music, sounding good, and getting a great round of applause from very enthusiastic audiences.

Percussion Class

One of the most diverse high school percussion programs in the nation, Plano Percussion offers percussion education and performance in applied lessons, chamber ensembles, method classes, drumline, symphonic and orchestral percussion, steel band, and world percussion.

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