The in-person Student Matinee has sold out. Any reservation forms submitted will be added to a waitlist. 

The on-demand Student Matinee performance is free and available for registration. Groups will be able to buy tickets for the Nov 16-17 weekend performances on Jun 24.

Includes commentary between pieces and a Q&A
Recommended for Grades 3-12.

Northrop’s most popular matinee returns! Enjoy seeing and hearing the more than 320 members of “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 UMN at events throughout the year.



Teacher & Student Resources

Watch this space for educational resources to use before and after the performance.

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In-person and on-demand to fit any schedule

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a Minnesota State Arts Board Operating Support grant, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

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