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Make Music Platteville Events for 2021

8:00-8:30 – “The M Stands for Music and Mining“. Check out the YouTube link for Make Music Platteville for this Virtual Event available for viewing throughout the day.

10:00-11:00 – Jemma / Katie’s Garden

10:30-11:30 – Whack-A-Boom / Park Place Window Serenades

12:00-1:00 – This Moment In Time / Mining & Solo Jamison Museum (Participatory!)

12:00-1:00 – Dr. Duo – / City Park. (Roy Schroedl & David Minnihan)

1:00-2:00 – Campfire Songs with Kent Scheuerell & Lou Oswald / Edenbrook Window Serenades

1:00-2:00 – TriState Homeschool Choir / The Mining & Rollo Jamison Museums

1:00-2:00 – Piano in the Park / City Park (Participatory-Pleva, Ellis, Fairchild)

1:30-2:30 – Orchard Manor Bell Choir / Orchard Manor-Lancaster

2:00-2:30 – Percussion Petting Zoo / City Park (Participatory-Hands on-steel drums, boomwhackers, etc)

2:00-3:00 – Eden Sank / Katie’s Garden

2:00-3:00 – Ben Schmidtke / Edenbrook Window Serenades

3:00-4:15 – Vessels in Valleys / Katie’s Garden

3:00-4:00 – Trippers lite Band /The Meadows in Spring Green

3:00-4:00 – Harmonica Lessons with Lou / Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage (Free Harmonicas to participants available on Make Music Day) Free On-line Lessons TOO!

3:15-3:45 – Piano in the Park / City Park (Wood Family members)

4:00-4:30 – Alan Moore / Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage

4:15-5:00 – Flute Choir / City Park

4:30-5:00 – Two Maws / Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage

5:00-6:00 – Chris Ross / City Park

5:00-6:00 – Class Brass / Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage

5:30-7:00 – Dr. Duo / Backyard Concert

6:30-7:00 – Unitarian Universalist Ukulele Union / Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage

6:30-7:30 – Vessels in Valleys / City Park

7:00-8:00 – Open Folk Jam at the Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage firepit / Mitchell-Rountree Stone Cottage-Bring your guitar/ukulele/lawnchair

Activities throughout the day:

YouTube Channel: Platteville-Make Music Day

National Projects

  • Flowerpot Music: Bring your Flower pot. Flowerpot music
  • Live From Home Challenge: Record a musical performance at home on June 21, and tag three friends to challenge them to respond with their own performances. . #livefromhome , #makemusicday, #makemusicplatteville
  • Harmonica Lessons on line-Instruments available at Driftless Market on June 21 and at the Stone Cottage.  Find a local teacher here
  • Leaf Music:  Yes-you heard it right.  Learn to play a leaf! Leaf Music
  • Online Music Lessons: Teachers around the world will be offering free, online lessons for a variety of instruments on June 21. Check out the schedule for MANY instruments and voice here: Free lessons all day!
  • MixMash Studios: Contribute samples between June 6 and June 21, 2021.  MixMash Studios
  • Virtual Shower Singing: Record yourself singing in the shower (fully clothed of course) and share it to the Make Music Platteville Facebook page and/or Make Music Platteville YouTube Channel.  (Check out Josh Groban #ShowerSongs) #makemusicday, #makemusicplatteville
  • Music Lesson Marathon: Make Music Day is the perfect opportunity to shake the dust off your instrument and start playing again, or to pick up an instrument for the first time.Need a hand? This June 21, music teachers from around the world will offer 12 hours of free, online group lessons for 25 different instruments, at a range of levels from beginning to advanced. Jump around to sample a range of instruments, or binge on 12 straight hours of your favorite. On line lessons
  • Window Serenades Selected nursing homes, and other facilities for vulnerable populations who are unable to leave their homes, are working with local Make Music chapters to invite solo musicians to serenade residents from outside their windows, while practicing social distancing.ttag Residents may tape a piece of brightly colored paper to their window to request a song.
  • This Moment in time: At noon-all over the world
  •  Junkophonics Post your instrument on, #makemusicday, #makemusicplatteville, #makemusicday21

#makemusicday, #makemusicplatteville

Questions? Contact us.

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