Directors

Daryl Trent PhD, Concert Band Music Director

drtDr. Trent received his Bachelor’s degree from Howard Payne University, his Master’s degree from West Texas A & M and his Doctorate from East Texas A & M – Commerce.  He was the Fine Arts Director of the Frisco Independent School District for many years and has been involved in music in the Frisco ISD for more than 30 years.


Benjamin Kelly, Assistant Director

kelly-150x150Mr. Kelly is in his 7th year of teaching at Stafford Middle School.  He began his teaching career opening Stafford Middle School and has seen the program grow from 35 students to nearly 400.  Mr. Kelly is a graduate of the University of North Texas where he performed in the Concert, Brass and 2 o’Clock Lab Band.   Mr. Kelly resides in Frisco with his wife Carolise and their dog Boomer.