Minnesota Brass shares a unique passion for the live performing arts by producing ensembles and events, rooted in the drum and bugle corps tradition, that challenge our members to reach their full potential while inspiring our audiences.


To be a national center of excellence in the design for, and education of, live musical and visual performing ensembles.


  • Excellence:
    • in musicianship
    • in artistic movement
    • in education
    • in every aspect of our operations and management
  • Respect:
    • for all members of our organization
    • for our volunteers and supporters
    • for our alumni and our history
    • for our audiences
    • for our partnering performing arts organizations
    • for arts education
    • for our business partners
    • for our local community
  • Inspiration:
    • to develop our members to achieve to their fullest potential
    • to follow our passion for the performing arts
    • to share our passion for the performing arts with others