Make Music Day!

Wednesday, June 21

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

Performers will be scattered throughout downtown New London Cultural District sharing their wares from mid-day into the evening in celebration of Make Music Day 2023. The decades old world-wide celebration has a simple goal to bring folks together to play, listen, experience, and share music and all of its many splendored facets.

GARDE ARTS CENTER under the Marquee
10am to 2pm.  Live piano performances from Sting Theory School of Music and you!
7:30pm   Free screening of Summer Stock starring Judy Garland and featuring discussion and songs with Goodspeed Musicals about the new production

WHALE TAIL STAGE at Parade Plaza
2pm   Bards of Gungywamp
3pm    Geoff Mitchill Band
4pm.   Sym-Bops & Be-Bophones
(A Simple Side of Phish)
5pm    Ada Mae Florek
5:30    A Former Friend
6:30    New London Drone Orchestra
7:30    Slyne and the Family Stoned
11am  Those Guys
12:15  Hugh and Dana
3pm   New Day Rockers
4pm   Southeastern CT Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble
5pm   Double the Dial
6:30   The Mystic String Quartet
5-7pm  Blonde Furniture and The ToneShifters
More details for free music events in New London and all over Southeastern Connecticut is available here: