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Join the Worldwide Celebration of Music on June 21!

The City of Beverly Hills will join more than 1000 cities worldwide for Make Music Day on June 21st!

Make Music Day is a free celebration of music around the world for people of all ages and skill levels and YOU are invited to participate on June 21st and MAKE MUSIC.

SAVE THE DATE and join in a series of exciting onsite & online activities to celebrate the power of music that will bring us together, lift us up and create joy!

Make Music Day Promo | June 21st from Beverly Hills Television on Vimeo.

PARTICIPATE

11AM - 2PM
DRUM CIRCLE
ROXBURY PARK

Join Alan Bruni at Roxbury Park as he leads a free DRUM CIRCLE from 11am – 2pm!

Feel free to bring your own equipment and instruments to beat on, and don’t worry you don’t need a drum!

Make your own music with items like pencils or chopsticks, cereal boxes or cola cans. If you forget your objects you can clap along!

For more information click HERE

Make Music Alliance and their sponsoring partner D’Addario, have donated a limited supply of FREE DRUMSTICKS. To reserve your free pair please click HERE
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Based in Los Angeles, Alan thrives as a drum circle facilitator, teaching artist, musician, education consultant, and exotic animal handler. Alan holds a Masters in Aesthetics and Education from the University of Denver, is a REMO Endorsed Artist, a member of the Drum Circle Facilitators Guild, and owner of Rumbling Rhythms. Alan's experiential and interactive programs are designed to facilitate the human potential, meeting with people and teams where they are and helps them find their best "in-the-moment" self.



3PM - 6PM
PIANO SING-ALONG/PLAY-ALONG
BEVERLY GARDENS PARK

Join us at Beverly Gardens Park in front of the Lily Pond from 3-6pm as pianists from Music Mends Minds will play recognizable tunes on the piano to spark a community sing-along style performance! Bring your voice to sing-along or an instrument to play-along. Or, just come to listen and enjoy!
  Lily Pond
     
Music Mends Minds is a public 501(c)(3) non-profit that fosters musical support groups for seniors with neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s, dementia, Parkinson’s, traumatic brain injury, PTSD, and other neurological disorders. Steve Weinglass is the energetic Band Leader, pianist and inspirational performer at the helm of the Music Mends Minds group called the Beverly Hills Treble Makers. Music Mends Minds, through its musical support groups, aims to foster worldwide communities among afflicted individuals and their families, friends, volunteers, and caregivers, all of whom can thrive on socialization and music-making. We encourage you to find out more about the mission of Music Mends Minds and the Beverly Hills Treble Makers, as well as where to find future performances at their website: https://www.musicmendsminds.org/the-beverly-hills-treble-makers.



 
6PM - 7PM
LIVE-STREAM CONCERT
WITH SINGER-SONGWRITER BILL ROTELLA

Join us from the comfort of your home for a free LIVE-STREAM concert by one of Beverly Hills’s favorite musicians – Bill Rotella!

Sit back and relax as he serenades you with his all original music jams!

Please click here to watch the concert live at 6pm on Monday, June 21st.

  Bill Rotella
     
Singer-songwriter Bill Rotella is a solo artist from Los Angeles, California who now resides in Ventura County, California. Bill performs regularly as a soloist and with Smoke & The Earthtones. Bill’s songs can streamed on Pandora and Spotify and purchased at all music platforms including iTunes and Amazon.  His music videos, his performance calendar and more can be found at this website billrotellamusic.com.
 

Music lesson marathon

hohner

Free harmonica lessons all day, sponsored by Hohner

click here for a free harmonica (limited supply)

Interactive Children’s Music
presented by Nuvo and Slippery Rock University
 
Join Nuvo Instrumental and Slippery Rock University for six hours of interactive children’s music! Activities will alternate between general music experiences and an introduction to NUVO instruments. You can join in at any time and all ages are welcome.

 

Music Production
presented by Dance Music Initiative
 
Dance Music Initiative (DMI) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission is to collectively inspire creativity through dance music culture. We are a collective of dance music enthusiasts who pool their resources and knowledge to support others in their musically creative endeavors. DMI inspires others through instruction, mentoring, and sharing.

 

Piano

presented by Music Teacher National Association
 
Join Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) for a series of virtual piano lessons on Make Music Day via Zoom! Teachers from across the country will present a variety of lesson topics for beginner students of all ages. Participants should plan to be near an acoustic piano or digital keyboard when attending these lessons.

Ukulele

presented by Flight

Flight Ukulele are putting on 12 hours of ukulele lessons and workshops for players of all skill levels. The workshops will be delivered by our diverse range of talented Flight Uke Crew artists and teachers. Check us out at @flightukulele and on YouTube at Flight Ukulele. 

   

Global Live Stream

 Global Livestream

On June 21, music rings out simultaneously across more than 120 countries. Whether you are beneath a skyscraper in Beijing or along the shore of a small Greek fishing village, you will find people making music.

In 2021, for the third year, the Make Music Alliance is organizing a day-long video stream on June 21 showing the rich diversity of Make Music Day events around the world.

Last year’s livestream (below) featured live performances on June 21 from Australia (Sydney), Bulgaria (Sofia), Cyprus (Nicosia), Colombia (Bogota), France (Saint-Pierre-du-Perray), Hong Kong, Scotland (Glasgow) the United Kingdom (Cumbria, Isle of Man, London), and fifteen cities across the United States.

To access Global Live Streaming events on June 21st click here

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