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U of M Marching Band Performs in Super Bowl Halftime Show with Justin Timberlake

February 5, 2018
"The U of M Marching Band's Super Bowl appearance affirms the excellence of their musicality, and their total dedication and commitment to our institution. I couldn't be more thrilled and proud of our Marching Band, and to be Director of the School of Music – we stand completely behind the Marching Band, its proud traditions, and alumni. Kudos to our Director of the Marching Band Betsy McCann, and our warmest thanks to the College of Liberal Arts for their role in supporting all that we do. Ski-U-Mah!" 
– Michael Kim, Director of the U of M School of Music

Following the Marching Band's surprise appearance in the Super Bowl halftime show with Justin Timberlake, U of M Marching Band Director Betsy McCann as well as members of the band have been interviewed about their once in a lifetime experience and featured on WCCO-TVMPR News, FOX 9WCCO-TVKARE 11, as well as in Mpls./St. Paul MagazineStar Tribune, the Minnesota Daily, and Star Tribune.

We’re so #UMNproud of our Marching Band on a great Super Bowl halftime show with Justin Timberlake! The band wants to share their talent nationwide. Donations to their travel fund will be matched up to $100K. Learn more.