About The Project
The Minnesota Beatle Project is a collaborative effort on behalf of the Minnesota music industry to provide support for music and art programs in Minnesota public schools. The albums feature esteemed MN-born-or-based musicians performing originally arranged compositions of their favorite Beatles songs. The album also features Minnesota public school student bands that have been recipents of Vega donations, as well as album artwork created by by students in Minnesota public schools. 100% of net proceeds from The Minnesota Beatle Project are used to rebuild and enhance music and art education for children in Minnesota public schools. Minnesota Beatle Project funding has provided the opportunity for more than 20,000 students to participate in music and art programs statewide.
Success Story: Cook County Schools
A Minnesota Beatle Project grant helped Cook County Schools in Grand Marais provide music education for all elementry students. Read More
Success Story: Maxfield Magnet Elementary
Proceeds from Rock the Boat II provided more than 45 new instruments to Maxfield's burgeoning program. Read More