The NMU Ticket Office has tickets for the following music events:

ViolinsMarquette Symphony Orchestra

The Marquette Symphony Orchestra is a regional symphony orchestra made up of musicians from around the Upper Peninsula region. Principal conductor is Octavio Más-Arocas. Concerts are held at the Kaufman Auditorium in Marquette.

2018-19 Schedule

From Bach to the Future
Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018 at 7:30 p.m.

Halloween Spooktacular!
Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.

Sounds of the Holidays
Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m.

Under Mountains of Ocean
Saturday, Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Jazz Meets Classical: A Musical Mélange
Saturday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets - Bronze/Silver/Gold Seating
Season adult, $68/$90/$110
Season 13-18, $68/$90/$110
Season 12 and under, $68/$90/$110
Single adult, $17/$27/$32
Children 13-18, $12
Children 12 and under, $9

Special Holiday Ticket Prices:
Adults, $27
Student/NMU Student, $12
Youth, $9

To purchase tickets you may order by phone at 906-227-1032, online at or at any of our ticket outlets.


2019 NMU Jazz Festival


The annual NMU Jazz Festival, sponsored by the Northern Michigan University Music Department, is held each year in mid-April. Dates, featured guest artist and performance schedule will be announced in December.


Kaufman Auditorium

General Public - $
Students (18 & under) - $
NMU Students (2/ID) - $


If you would like NMU Tickets to be the ticket outlet for your music event, e-mail or call 906-227-1032.


SaxaphoneMarquette Area Blues Festival

September 1 & 2, 2018
Ellwood Mattson Lower Harbor Park
Sponsored by the Marquette Area Blues Society


Weekend pass $50
Weekend pass (gate price) $60

Daily passes available onsite for:

General public $35/day
Young Adult Tickets (15-23) $10/day
14 & Younger - FREE with paid Adult