Make Music


SAVE THE DATE! Make Music Hartford will return on June 21, 2020! 

Whether you’re in a band, a solo artist, a child, a senior, a student, a drummer or an accordion player, there’s room for you in Make Music Hartford.

Make Music Hartford isn’t limited to professional musicians, anyone can participate. 

All events must be free and open to the public. 

Check back for information about participating in Make Music Hartford 2020 

2019 Spotlight Events 

  • Basses Loaded at the Stegosaurus on Burr Mall
  • Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” Workshop and Performance at St. Patrick St. Anthony Church
  • Bucket Drumming Lessons at Hartford Hilton and Willie Ware Rec Center
  • Build Your Own Beat at Hartford Public Library Main Branch
  • Drum Circle at the Park Street Library Branch
  • Dueling Drums at Hog River Brewing
  • Guitar Lessons at the Camp Field Library Branch
  • Harmonica Lessons at Mortensen Riverfront Plaza
  • Hip Hop Cypher at Blue Hills Engine Co. 16 Fire Station
  • Hip Hop Dance Lessons at Arroyo Rec Center
  • Hip Hop Lyric Workshop at Hartford Public Library Main Branch
  • Improv Musical Comedy Show at the Barbour Street Library Branch
  • Industrial Music Roadshow at the Old State House Farmers Market
  • Jazz Jam Session at Scott’s Jamaican Bakery
  • Kazoo Parade on Pratt Street
  • Latin Song Sing Along at the Bushnell Park Carousel
  • Open Mic at Willie Ware Rec Center
  • Parkville Jam Session at Hog River Brewing
  • Sousapalooza at the Old State House 
  • Sliders Story Time
  • Ukulele Circle at the Butler-McCook House
  • Yoga Class and Heart Chant at 56 Arbor Street with Vasu Studio