University of Minnesota


Minneapolis, MN


Emily Threinen, Director of Bands

Jerry Luckhardt, Associate Director of Bands

Betsy McCann, Director of Marching & Athletic Bands

 Assistant Director of Bands

Lance Sample, Assistant Director of Marching                                         and Athletic Bands

The University of Minnesota School of Music

The University of Minnesota Concert Bands

The University of Minnesota Marching Band


Degrees Offered: M.M. in Wind Ensemble/Band Conducting, D.M.A. in Conducting

Ensembles: Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, University Band, Campus Bands, Marching Band, and Athletic Pep Bands


Craig J. Kirchhoff, Director of Bands emeritus