- About the Cypress Woods Band -
The Cypress Woods Band Program provides incredible musical experiences through the mediums of marching band, concert band, percussion, chamber music, dance, color guard, and collaborations with choir, orchestra, and theatre.
The Cypress Woods Band was founded in 2006, and is a 6A program consisting of 300 members between winds, percussion, and dance. The Wildcat Marching Band is a varsity group that performs at various contests throughout the fall including UIL and Bands of America competitions, as well as weekly varsity football games. There are currently five concert ensembles in the band program, percussion ensemble, the Nova Dance Company, and a winter guard group in the spring.
The band is a consistent University Interscholastic League Sweepstakes winner both in the marching arts and concert and sight-reading evaluations. The Cypress Woods Marching Band and NOVA was named a finalist at the 2020 UIL State Marching Band Contest, the silver-medalist at the 2021 BOA North Houston Regional, and participated in the 2021 UIL State Marching Band Contest. The percussion ensemble has also been awarded best in class at numerous competitions over the past years. The Cypress Woods Band has had great success in the Texas Music Educators Association All-Region process, sending nearly 70 students to Region Band, 20+ to Area, and 12 earning spots in the TMEA All-State Band in the 2020-2021 school year.