Welcome to the site of the Plum High School Band program. Please contact Mrs. Bethany Loy, PHS Band Director, with any questions you may have (or use the email address below).
"Music is moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaity to life and to everything." -Plato
2020 CALENDAR - NOW UPDATED
Check the "Calendar" tab to view the current calendar for the rest of the season.
PLAYOFF GAME FRIDAY 10/30! GO MUSTANGS!!
There will be a playoff game on Friday 10/30! Per WPIAL guidelines, capacity is limited. The band will be represented by a pep band made up of ALL SENIOR band members and Section Leaders/Band Front Captains. If you are a Senior and/or section leader/captain and cannot attend, please let Mrs Loy know ahead of time.
HOME FOOTBALL 10/23 - TICKET SALES WED 10/21
For our last section home game on Friday, 10/23:
* Band students can buy up to two tickets each.
* Tickets are $5 and will be sold to band students before and after rehearsal on Wednesday 10/21.
Last call for Football programs - if you'd like one, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested in seeing pregame and halftime from an aerial perspective? Click HERE to see AWESOME drone footage from our Band Night performance on Friday, October 9th!
PBSD Spectators Communication - 10/8/2020
Click here to view the updated Spectator Communication from PBSD Athletics.
SENIOR NIGHT PICTURES AVAILABLE - FREE DOWNLOADS
Click this link to access Senior Night pictures. The password to access is "music". Downloads are FREE from Viglione, so please take advantage! :)
PMEA - The road to "States" for 2020
If you're interested in auditioning to qualify for PMEA's State ensembles, see this document for details that outline the modified process for 2020.
CHECK OUT THIS ARTICLE IN THE TRIB! :)
* Check out the Plum Band/Drumline in the Trib!
Nice read on benefits of music education!
CONGRATULATIONS, STUDENTS: PMEA ALL-STATE CONCERT BAND
Congratulations to Audrey Lawrence for qualifying for the 2020 All-State Concert Band!!
Congratulations, PHS Music Department!!
...on a great competition weekend at Busch Gardens Williamsburg from April 26-29 2018:
Marching Band 1st Place Excellent Rating
String Orchestra 1st place Superior Rating
Jazz Band 1st place Superior Rating
Ladies Chorus 1st Place Superior Rating
Chamber Choir 1st Place Excellent Rating
Symphonic Band 2nd Place Excellent Rating
Concert Band 4th Place Excellent Rating
Overall Marching Band Award
Overall Orchestra Award
Outstanding Marching Band Auxiliary
Special Award - Cole Kelly, Oboe
The Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser “Esprit de Corps” Award for Outstanding Musicianship, Character, Professionalism, and School Spirit
See "Calendar" section for a full, detailed calendar of events.