What Students Will See & Hear
Includes commentary between pieces and a Q&A
Recommended for Grades 3-12
Northrop’s most popular matinee! With over 320 members, enjoy seeing and hearing “The Pride of Minnesota” in this lively, joyful, and participatory indoor concert featuring halftime favorites, an appearance by Goldy Gopher, and more. One of the most exciting and highly visible organizations on campus, the University of Minnesota Marching Band, under the direction of Dr. Betsy McCann and Dr. John Leonard, provides enthusiastic support to the University’s athletic programs, and represents the University at events throughout the year.
Know Before You Go
- Available On-demand Dec 1-22
- Detailed Event Information and Access: Educator contacts, check your email for detailed information sent Nov 30.
If you have questions, contact email@example.com. If you need assistance with your tickets, please call the box office at 612-624-2345.
Pre-event video (on-demand)
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About the University of Minnesota Marching Band
Follow the links to learn about the band, U of M colors, songs, and more!
- Band Director Professor Betsy McMann
- Drum Major Ari Martin-Block Captain Kindra Peterson
- Staff and Sections: Band staff and members
- History & Traditions of the U of M Marching Band
- U of M Colors MAROON & GOLD
- Uniforms for the Band
- Goldy Gopher Fun Facts & Jokes
- SING ALONG! U of M School Songs!