Weaving the traditions of Dance, Music, Art & Language

Celtic Junction Arts Center

Best Cultural Center in North America –IrishCentral, 2018

836 Prior Avenue, St. Paul, MN, 55104

A 501(c)(3) organization

Macalester College Pipe Band in Concert, March 31

Show 8pm. $10 general admission, $5 for college students and those under 18, free for Macester students, staff and faculty with a MAC ID

From concerts to competitions to parades and celebrations, the Macalester College Pipe Band prides itself on putting on a high quality, entertaining performance that will spark your Celtic spirit and leave you wanting more. The band partners with highland dancers and other special guests to bring you the best in traditional and contemporary Celtic music and dance.

By any standard, the Macalester College Pipe Band is the premier pipe and drum organization in the upper Midwest. They currently have competition bands in grade 3 and grade 5. Under the direction of Pipe Major Mike Breidenbach and Drum Sergeant Hunter Gullickson, the grade 3 band gained recognition as the best overall band in their grade by winning Champion Supreme in the Midwest Pipe Band Association for 3 of the last 5 years.

Watch the Director of Piping Mike Breidenbach discuss the Highland pipes on tpt's arts series, mn original