2015 Press Coverage

Make Music Day

2015 – National Coverage

A free annual festival celebrating music and music-making,” Associated Press, April 23, 2015
On June 21, Celebrate Make Music Day,” Wall Street Journal Live, June 19, 2015
Make Music Day Plots 2,250 Free Concerts Nationwide,” by Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, June 18, 2015
Chad Smith on Make Music Day,” Late Night with Seth Meyers, June 15, 2015
Jazz Lives At Duke Ellington’s Resting Place,” by Anastasia Tsioulcas, NPR Music: Jazz Night in America, July 2, 2015
Your Creative Calendar: 91 Things to Do, See, and Hear This June,” by Joe Berkowitz, Fast Company, June 5, 2015
Sweetwater Takes Make Music Day to the Community,” Making Music Magazine, June 11, 2015

2015 – Local Coverage

Make Music New York Teaches Buildings How to Sing,” by Corinna da Fonseca-Wollheim, New York Times, June 22, 2015
Sousapalooza Among Hundreds of Musical Performances Around Chicago Sunday,” by Nancy Harty, CBS Chicago, June 21, 2015
Around Town: Madison makes music and celebrates solstice,” by Samara Kalk Derby, Wisconsin State Journal, June 21, 2015
Make Music Madison,” WMSN Fox 47, June 21, 2015
Get your hands on some music,” by Keiara Carr, The Journal Gazette (Fort Wayne), June 19, 2015
First Make Music Day Celebrated,” CBS KGAN (Cedar Rapids), June 21, 2015
Cedar Rapids joins global music celebration,” by Maddy Arnold, The Gazette, June 21, 2015
City to take part in global music celebration,” by Harrison Grimwood, Muskogee Phoenix, June 19, 2015
Got harmonica? Festival brings 150 free concerts to LA area and you can join in,” by Mary Plummer, 89.3 KPCC, June 18, 2015
Where to Enjoy Make Music LA Events in Santa Monica on Sunday,” Santa Monica Mirror, June 20, 2015
Weekend Event Picks,” by Allie Volpe, Philly.com, June 18, 2015
In photos and words: Make Music Day Asheville,” Mountain Xpress, June 23, 2015
A Day of Music Fullerton Shows Potential In Its Inaugural Year,” by Adam Lovinus, OC Weekly, June 23, 2015
Music, sweet music, rings out in Fullerton,” by Lou Ponsi, The Orange County Register, June 22, 2015
The Fullerton sound machine,” by Lou Ponsi, The Orange County Register, June 17, 2015
Outdoor concerts to fill Pittsburgh with music on Make Music Day,” by Rex Rutkoski, TribLIVE, June 18, 2015
This Sunday, the international Make Music festival comes to Pittsburgh,” by Margaret Welsh, Pittsburgh City Paper, June 17, 2015
Make Music Day gives everybody a chance to appreciate the power and joy in Syracuse,” by Mark Bialczak, WAER 88.3, June 17, 2015
A gift that will be music to dad’s ears,” CBS 8 San Diego, June 17, 2015
Locals going global: San Diego joins the worldwide Make Music Day at Balboa Park,” by Dave Good, San Diego Reader, June 17, 2015
Meet some of Columbia’s music makers,” by Betsey Guzior, GoColumbia (The State), June 17, 2015
A Day for Music,” by Rodney Welch, Free Times (Columbia SC), June 17, 2015
Times Two envisions new musical opportunities, communities,” by Steve Smith, Boston Globe, June 5, 2015
Montclair makes music all over town,” by Gwen Orel, The Montclair Times (NJ), June 18, 2015
Montclair Make Music Day Collective offers weekend of free music,” The Montclair Times, June 16, 2015
The 10 best performances to see at Make Music New York 2015,” by Andrew Frisicano, Time Out New York, June 10, 2015
Make Music Day Columbia,” by Ryan Burgee, WACH Fox, June 9, 2015
Rush Hour reinvents itself for summer in the city,” by John von Rhein, Chicago Tribune, June 2, 2015
Make Music Day 2015,” San Diego Union Tribune, June 22, 2015
Make Music San Diego launches in Balboa Park,” by Jeff Terich, San Diego CityBeat, June 2, 2015
Make Music Madison sign-ups end May 8,” by Gayle Worland, Wisconsin State Journal, May 1, 2015
Make Music Day Hits San Diego,” by Dustin Lothspeich, NBC San Diego, April 27, 2015
June 2015 events around Seattle,” by Madeline McKenzie, Seattle Times, May 8, 2015