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How to Make Music on June 21st

Registration is now open.

Using our matchmaking software venues and musicians can register, create profiles and find a match for their Make Music Middletown performance.

Register and List your performance


  • All activities are to be in accordance with federal, state and local guidelines for COVID19.
  • Musicians & Enthusiasts are encouraged to play, record, or stream virtually from your home, sidewalk, back yard, living room or match with a venue.
  • All matches made through the matchmaking software will appear on the Make Music Middletown promotions later this spring.
  • Use your space to host a virtual or in-person passerby performance.
  • Virtual activities and presentations are encouraged.

Participating is easy. Here’s how! 


How to Make Music on June 21 | Make Music Day in Middletown encourages musicians and enthusiasts of all abilities and musical genres to join in this global effort to celebrate and showcase the vibrancy of music in our city. Everyone is invited to participate in this international, one day celebration of music. Here are ways you can fill the day with music in Middletown!

Everyone, regardless of age, ability, or preferred musical style can participate. We encourage you to embrace your inner musician, share music freely with your peers, and celebrate the rich musical diversity of your communities. There is no fee to participate. Whether you own a business or just a spacious front garden or porch at home, these locations are encouraged to host music. Make Music Middletown is a unique way to activate your space, engage your community, and inspire anyone and everyone to discover the joy of making music. All MMD activities are free and accessible to the public by virtual platform or passerby performances in accordance with federal state, and local guidelines for COVID19.

To participate:

Plan your activity and present on June 21st.

  1. Register as a performer or venue that will be presenting a music event. Here you can list your social website and multiple media links and share with #makemusicday.
  2. Everyone is invited to take part in the variety of special projects designed for virtual and in person passerby activites. Check out each one to see all the great activities made available for everyone. Participate in special national projects and initiatives listed at

Register and List your performance

Or participate in some of the Make Music Day National events!


The American Song

Young Composers Contest

Flowerpot Music

Mass Appeal

Faire La Fête: 40 Years of Making Music

Who else is taking part?

Over 22 artists, including:

12:15-12:30 Peter Lehndorff 12:30-12:45 Steve & Marian "Anything Goes" duo 12:45-1:00 Marc Lendler 1:00-1:15 Cece Borjeson 1:15-1:30 open 1:30-1:45 Doug Mahard 1:45-2:00 open 2:00-2:15 Jill ? 2:15-2:30 Eric Von Koniger 2:30-2:45 open 2:45-3:00 Stan Sullivan 3:45-4:00___Rob Desorbo______ 4:00- 4:15__(possible) Erin _ 4:15-_4:30_______ 4:30-4:45_____Xavier Serrano 4:45-5:00__BREAK 5:00- 5:15___Karen Stein______ 5:15-5:30__Ken Stroebel_______ 5:30- 5:45___Kat Caron_______ 5:45- 6:00 ___JD wise_______ 6:00- 6:15___Dan Tracey _______ 6:15- 6:30 ___David Coller _______ 6:30-6:45__Brian Larney_________ 6:45-7:00__Angela Milani__with Andre Tangredi  --  Adam BC  --  Aiden Fleming  --  Bryan Titus  --  Busking for Bread and the Haddam Ukuladies  --  Carol Blanchard  --  Emma Slattery & Nina Klobukowski  --  Grant and Evan Walker  --  Jedd Chlebowski  --  Kacey Greco  --  Larissa Rossi/Juliette SRB  --  Magnus DeSalle  --  Mama Train Jazz Band  --  Maria & Kevin  --  Michael Coonan  --  Misha Sanborn  --  Nariah & Nevaeh Esdaile  --  Rich Sturmer  --  Skylar Valentin & Jameson Smith  --  Someone You Can Xray  --  Stankeye Jones and the Vagabond Librarians  --  Terri Lachance

Over 7 venues, including:

Brew Bakers  --  Klekolo World Coffee  --  Michael Coonan  --  Middlesex Music Academy  --  The Buttonwood  --  The Buttonwood Tree Performing Arts Center  --  The Wadsworth Mansion at Long Hill Estate