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Congratulations to all who took part in this year’s record-setting Make Music Day! More than 4,590 music-making events took place in over 2,200 locations around the U.S. on June 21, along with tens of thousands of musicians in 120 countries around the world who celebrated the day.

2018 was the biggest Make Music Day yet! Read all about it, including new coverage in the Associated PressCBS News, and USA Today!

 
Make Music Black Hills was featured several times in these national news stories!
 
2018 – National Coverage
Landmarks to glow orange in celebration of Make Music Day,” Associated Press, June 21, 2018
Everybody’s a musician on Make Music Day,” Associated Press, June 21, 2018
Make Music Day celebrates the musician in everyone,” by David Morgan, CBS News, June 21, 2018
‘This is the Dream’: Jessica Keenan Wynn Makes Film Studio Debut in ‘Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again’,” by Scott Gelman, NBC News, June 22, 2018
Where to celebrate ‘Make Music Day’ across the USA,” by Larry Bleiberg, USA Today, June 15, 2018
Fun, Free Things to Do in June Across the U.S.,” by Harriet Baskas, Travel + Leisure, May 31, 2018
‘Make Music Day’ Plots 4,500 Free Events, Concerts Nationwide,” by Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, April 3, 2018
Make Music Day To Return This Summer With More Than 4,500 Events,” by Mackenzie Cummings-Grady, Billboard, April 4, 2018 

Mark your calendars for next year’s Make Music Day on Friday, June 21, 2019

 

2018 Rolling Stone

2018 Billboard

2017 Rolling Stone

2017 AP

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/announcing-make-music-day-2016—tuesday-june-21-300250924.html

A free annual festival celebrating music and music-making,” Associated Press, April 23, 2015

On June 21, Celebrate Make Music Day,” Wall Street Journal Live, June 19, 2015

Make Music Day Plots 2,250 Free Concerts Nationwide,” by Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, June 18. 2015

Chad Smith on Make Music Day,” Late Night with Seth Meyers, June 15, 2015

Jazz Lives At Duke Ellington’s Resting Place,” by Anastasia Tsioulcas, NPR Music: Jazz Night in America, July 2, 2015

Your Creative Calendar: 91 Things to Do, See, and Hear This June,” by Joe Berkowitz, Fast Company, June 5, 2015

Sweetwater Takes Make Music Day to the Community,” Making Music Magazine, June 11, 2015