Make Music Chicago

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Make Music Chicago is where all kinds of people — amateur and professional — will be making all kinds of music. Classical, jazz, rock, cabaret, folk, gospel, blues, world, fusion, pop, dance, rap, … you name it. All over the city of Chicago people can express and share their love of music. Starting in 1982 in Paris, where “Faites de la musique!” (“Make music!”) is pronounced  the same as Fête de la Musique (Festival of Music), it’s now celebrated in over 460 cities around the world.  Join in the celebration in Hyde Park at several venues: International House, Rockefeller Chapel, Joan’s Studio, and Chant.

Performances take place at the following locations: International House, 1414 E. 59th Street from 12:00pm–2:00pm and from 5:00pm–7:00pm. Rockefeller Chapel carillon, Woodlawn & 59th Street at 12:00pm and at 6:00pm. Joan’s Studio, 1438 E. 57th Street from  2:00-6:00pm. Chant, 1509 E. 53rd Street from 8:00pm–11:30pm. To sign up to perform one or more unpaid, short set(s): at Joans’ Studio, contact; at Chant, contact; at venues outside Hyde Park, click here. See for participating venues and performers around town.

MAKE MUSIC on JUNE 21!! SING/PLAY/WHISTLE!!! Take a photo/video of yourself doing that — including a sign saying “MAKE MUSIC CHICAGO 2011″ and send it to For more info:

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