Deadline for applications: March 31, 2014.
We are grateful to our sponsors for helping us to make Make Music Downey possible.
Make Music Downey is free and open to the public. In order to make this happen we need your help!
Make Music Downey 2014 is coming Saturday, June 14th, 2014!
This June Downey will join hundreds of other cities in an annual global celebration of that extraordinary talent that is unique to human beings – our ability to make music. First organized in Paris in 1982 as Fete de la Musique, these one-day music festivals, usually at the time of the Summer Solstice, have grown in international popularity.
Joining cities large and small, the Make Music Downey celebration will be in the form of “Open-Air”, free public performances Downtown and around town Downey.
We celebrate all genres of music and we want your participation, even if you are an amateur musician!Make Music Downey is a city-wide music festival open to anyone.
Whether you play in a garage band or a chamber group, whether you play Mariachi music or jazz, country or new age, Hawaiian melodies or hip-hop.
Your music will thrill and move everyone because it comes from your heart.
Make Music Downey is an all-volunteer effort.
Here are the acts that were featured at Make Music Downey 2013!
Come join the fun as a volunteer to help Make Music Downey come to life!
Make Music Downey 2013 was the first annual event, and by all measures a success. Six venues with over 60 musical acts were going non-stop throughout the day on June 8th. Some venues are small others were larger, audiences moved from place to place, but the energy was undeniable.
Here are a selection of photos from the event.