Continue Reading » Make Music Syracuse, NY. Make Music Day, June 21">

Make Music
Syracuse, NY



You’re invited to the party! Syracuse joins more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries from around the world for the global celebration of Make Music Day on June 21, 2022.

Join us for this annual celebration of making music as we once again hit the streets of the Salt City and produce city-wide interactions with all sorts of musicians.


Make Music Syracuse is a unique, diverse, and inclusive worldwide musical celebration bringing  communities together with community events that are open to anyone wanting to participate.

This will be an all-day event with performances at many different spots throughout Syracuse!

Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France as the FĂȘte de la Musique, it is now held on the same day in more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries.


Make Music Syracuse is currently looking for musicians, bands, soloists, choirs, and all types of musicians to participate! Singers, church choirs, jazz combos, rock bands, glee clubs, MCs, marching bands, mariachis, and every other kind of musician, of any age group or skill level, are all welcome.
From beginners to professionals, people of all ages, those performing music, and anyone wanting to experience musical activities are invited to share and engage in music with friends, neighbors, and strangers.

Click below to sign-up as a musician

It’s all free and open to everyone!

Who else is taking part?

Over 24 artists, including:

Bare Bones Trombone Quartet  --  Blair Frodelius  --  Boothead & The Chairs  --  DTP Urbano  --  DreaMe  --  Guitar Ensemble  --  Harmonic Dirt  --  Jambulance  --  Jerri Cali  --  Joanne Basta  --  Johnny Richards   --  La Casita Cultural Center  --  Liverpool Art Center Drum Circle  --  Mwelwa Bwalya  --  Natalie Brennan  --  Riley Mahan  --  Robert Steiger  --  Ronnie Leigh  --  Sam Wynn  --  Side|Line  --  Symphoria String Quartet  --  The Kicks  --  Thrift Store Gypsies  --  ToTs aka Crispyonthemic

Over 12 venues, including:

24 second Shot Clock Park - Armory Square  --  Almus Over Towers  --  Downtown Farmers Market  --  George M. Venette Towers  --  Hanover Square - By Fountain   --  Inner Harbor Amphitheater  --  La Casita Cultural Center  --  M. Lemp Park  --  Merchants Commons Rooftop Deck  --  Perseverance Park  --  Toomey Abbott Towers  --  Wildflowers Armory


Promoting, supporting, and celebrating arts and culture in Central New York.

Support for this event is made possible by CNY Arts



Get in touch with us at

Make Music Day Syracuse Team:

Michael John Heagerty  – MMD Syracuse Lead Coordinator
315-546-4919 cell
Sebastian Escribano – MMD Syracuse Coordinator
Reggie Seigler – MMD Syracuse Coordinator
(315) 479-9620

Matthew DeBellas (CNY Arts Marketing/PR)


Calling musicians of all types, ages, and genres!

March 22, 2022

CNY ARTS JOINS WITH CITIES FROM ACROSS THE WORLD FOR MAKE MUSIC DAY THIS SUMMER CNY Arts is bringing the worldwide celebration of Make Music Day on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 to Syracuse. Make Music Syracuse is currently looking for musicians of all ages, levels, and backgrounds to participate in this city-wide event as partContinue Reading »

Join the Worldwide Celebration

February 24, 2022

We are officially a chapter of Make Music and look forward to celebrating Make Music Syracuse 2022 on June 21st with all of you!  If you are musician, building or shop owner, maker of instruments or lover of music then join in our day-long event at dozens of participating locations throughout the city!

2022 Listings: Tuesday, June 21st