The Minnesota Police Pipe Band (MPPB) is a certified 501(c)(3) nonprofit bagpipe and drum corps located in Minneapolis, MN. We perform throughout the year at parades, concerts, and competitions -- nationally, and internationally.
The band performs for a number of charitable organizations, including The American Cancer Society, the Minnesota Special Olympics, and Serving Our Troops.
Most notably, MPPB is a major presence at funeral services for Minnesota first responders killed in the line of duty.
MPPB's Employer ID Number (EIN) is 41-6176950.
A BRIEF HISTORY
Since 1963, The Minnesota Police Pipe Band (formerly, Minnesota Pipes and Drums), has been delighting audiences all around the Upper Midwest with our traditional Celtic music.
MPPB is a passionate group of musicians whose great love of highland piping and drumming leads us to create and perform not only for ourselves, but our community.
OUR TARTAN & MOTTO
Our official band tartan is the MacLachlan tartan.
"Cabar Feidh" is the band's official motto, which means "stag's antlers" in Scots Gaelic.
AFFILIATIONS & DONORS
a special thanks to these 2020 donors and volunteers...