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Music & Mindfulness

Thu May 19, 2022 | 7pm CT

Orchestra Hall

~1 hr

Join Minnesota Orchestra flutist Greg Milliren and Mariann Johnson, University of Minnesota Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing Mindfulness and Wellbeing Instructor, as they explore music and mindfulness through performances and engaging dialogue. The session’s theme will be centeredness, connection and spirituality.

A Few Things to Know

  1. Choose whether you’d like to sit onstage or in the auditorium as you practice a mindful approach to listening to music. No prior experience with mindfulness or special attire is needed.
  2. This series is presented in collaboration with the University of Minnesota’s Earl E. Bakken Center for Spirituality & Healing
  3. The Bakken Center is actively involved in mindfulness research, including multi-year studies funded by the National Institutes of Health.

Date & Time



Greg Milliren


Mariann Johnson

wellbeing and mindfulness instructor

Accessibility Services

  • Assistive Listening Devices
  • Service Animals
  • Wheelchair & Accessible Seating

Additional services are available upon request.