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Make Music Day Syracuse is Looking for Musicians to Join this Worldwide Celebration


SYRACUSE, NEW YORK - CNY Arts is bringing the worldwide celebration of Make Music Day on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 to Syracuse. Make Music Syracuse is currently looking for musicians of all ages, levels, and backgrounds to participate in this city-wide event as part of the global event taking place in more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries.

“We are incredibly excited to join the worldwide celebration of music that will take place on the first day of summer in our neighborhoods, parks, and various locations across Syracuse,” said CNY Arts Executive Director, Stephen Butler. “We invite everyone to participate, celebrate, and bring our communities together through the universal language of music.”

Make Music Day is a global celebration of music, inspired by France’s Fête de la Musique. It is a one-day event where free, live musical performances, opportunities to make music, and other musical events will take place at various locations throughout Syracuse on the longest day of the year - the summer solstice. The event is open to anyone who wants to take part. Every kind of musician - young and old, amatuer and professional, and of every musical persuasion.

For more information, visit the Make Music Day Syracuse website at


Make Music Day Syracuse is currently looking for bands, soloists, choirs, and all types of musicians to participate. From beginners to professional musicians, people of all ages, those who want to perform, or host a musical event, and anyone wanting to join the celebration are invited to participate.

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Make Music Day celebrates and promotes the natural music maker in all of us, regardless of age, ethnicity, background, or skill level. Make Music Day is an open invitation for everyone to make, enjoy, perform, teach, learn, and experience music on the longest day of the year.




About Make Music Day

Held annually on June 21 to coincide with the summer solstice, Make Music Day is part of the international Fête de la Musique, taking place in more than 1,000 cities across 120 countries. The daylong, musical free-for-all celebrates music in all its forms, encouraging people to band together and play in free public concerts. This year, over 85 U.S. cities are organizing Make Music celebrations, encompassing thousands of music making opportunities nationwide. Make Music Day is presented by The NAMM Foundation and coordinated by the nonprofit Make Music Alliance.