Live Streams – Make Music Day UK

Live Streams


Make Music Day UK LIVE!

Make Music Day's official broadcast - A day of specially curated performances, workshops and talks from Make Music Day Ambassadors and partners across the UK
Time: 09:30–22:30

Auld Lang Syne Make Music Day UK 2020

Full video of 'Auld Lang Syne' by Aleks Wyzgol and Tomaž Pritekelj, which made it to the grand finale and opened the collaborative collage video of ‘Auld Lang Syne’.
Time: 00:00–04:15

Strand-ed at Home – Rab Wishart – Sing-a-long acoustic songs

Rab Wishart from County Down performs 'sing-a-long' songs for country and rock fans, this was made for senior audiences in mind but is suitable for everyone!
Time: 00:00–00:00

Strand-ed at Home – Rebekah Fitch piano performance

Rebekah Fitch is a new Irish alternative-pop artist, combining a love of melody with thought-provoking poetry; powerful vocals with vulnerability; and forward-thinking production with enigmatic visuals.
Time: 00:00–:00

Strand-ed at Home – Kids instrument making workshops

Rachael McCabe creates instruments with everyday household items. We have three videos - Shaker maker, Kazoo, and the nose flute!
Time: 00:00–00:00

Ukulele duet

2 Actors creating a ukulele song in isolation!
Genre: Acoustic
Time: 00:00–00:00

‘Beat Goes On – Body Percussion’ – Make Music Day 2020 Special!

Stomping, clapping, slapping and everything in between - funky beats for the whole family!
Time: 03:00–03:30

Bristol Samba Lockdown Video

Bristol Samba online performance to celebrate Make Music Day UK
Time: 09:00–23:00

Make Music Day UK LIVE!

Make Music Day's official broadcast - A day of specially curated performances, workshops and talks from Make Music Day Ambassadors and partners across the UK
Time: 09:30–22:30

Music Theory Bites – Make Music Day 2020

Take part in this series of FREE bite-sized, digestible online music theory lessons. Gain insight on the theory behind the music you hear and play!
Genre: Other
Time: 10:30–11:00

Lockdown mini concert (2 pieces)

Montage of individuals performing from their own homes
Genre: Brass
Time: 10:00–00:00

Manchester Virtual Youth Choir Launch

A special lockdown youth choir project all ready to launch on Make Music Day 2020!
Time: 10:00–10:15

NYMAZ Rural Fest: ‘A Walk in the Wild Wood’ early years musical story

young ambassadors from North Yorkshire’s youth music development charity NYMAZ produce Rural Fest – live streamed performances and workshops from Yorkshire-based musicians
Time: 10:00–10:15

Make Music Oxfordshire

A day of live streamed concerts, sessions and more organised by Make Music Abingdon
Time: 10:00–22:00

Elin Manahan Thomas Singing Lesson and Singalongathon

take part in a singing lesson with Welsh soprano Elin Manahan Thomas
Time: 10:30–11:00

Make Music Day – Celebrating our Musicians

A page dedicated to some of the amazing musicians we work with as well as fun quizzes and info on how music benefits mental health.
Genre: Any
Time: 10:00–20:00

“Bring Me Sunshine” – Make Music Day with Wiltshire Music Centre

Get ready to sing and create with Aga and Bob from wherever you are!
Time: 10:00–12:00

South Hill Park # On your doorstep

With South Hill Park's doors closed we are inviting friends to be imaginative and share something creative #OnYourDoorstep.
Time: 10:45–11:15

Caffè e Cornetto

Italian live music event by Luigi Cirillo with songs on request and related talks on history and culture of Italy
Time: 10:00–10:30

Music in Hospitals & Care’s Bea Hubble children’s session.

Music in Hospitals & Care musician Bea Hubble provides a fun children's session. Don’t forget your kitchen orchestra!
Genre: Other
Time: 11:00–11:15

Piano Fingers – Warming up

Take part in a piano activity to get those piano fingers warmed up and ready for making music!
Genre: Other
Time: 11:30–12:00

Bathgate Youth Band – Look Back

Lockdown has prevented the band from rehearsing, so this year we look back over the last 2 years of BYB.
Genre: Brass
Time: 11:15–11:00

Open Arts “Lockdown Gamelan” performance

Using found objects around the house, the Open Arts Gamelan Ensemble have found their own unique way to continue playing together during the lockdown!
Time: 11:00–11:15

Leeds Music Day 2020

Leeds Music Day 2020 is a digital music festival which takes place on the 21st of June, following the French tradition Make Music Day.
Time: 11:15–19:00

CAVE: The R Value

CAVE introduces and explains the first four tracks off her lockdown album in progress: The R Value
Time: 11:00–11:30

The Sofa Singers – ‘Easy’ by the Commodores (Make Music Day special)

The Sofa Singers is a free online singing event that aims to bring people together from around the world to spark joy and human connection
Time: 11:00–12:00

Egham Festival of Music

We're back with Egham's annual music festival - this time, online!
Time: 11:00–10:30

Music in Hospitals & Care – choirs from supporting Scottish choirs and groups

A wonderful showcase of some fantastic groups to support the delivery of live music in hospitals and healthcare settings
Time: 12:00–12:30

London Borough of Havering Celebration of Music

Throughout the summer, Havering Arts Development and Havering Arts Council want to promote local arts organisations, artists, craftspeople, performers and musicians of all ages, and offer great content for everyone to enjoy at home.
Time: 12:00–13:00

Making Music In (Or Out Of) Lockdown

a Making Music showcase, shining a spotlight on leisure-time music groups across the UK
Time: 12:15–13:00

Rebels with a Cause – World Premiere

premiere of Rebels with a Cause – a cross-border online project from Amateo, bringing together young film makers and musicians from Lithuania, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Belgium, Slovakia, Greece and the UK
Time: 12:00–12:

Make Music Day Celebrations

An afternoon of live streamed music performances and music video premieres created by young people from across Edinburgh
Genre: Any
Time: 12:30–16:30

#DiscoverUnsigned Radio #MakeMusicDayUK 2020

A 12 hour multi-performer live stream mixed with #discoverunsigned radio during the breaks at
Time: 12:00–00:00

Music in Hospitals & Care – choirs from supporting Welsh choirs and groups

A wonderful showcase of some fantastic groups to support the delivery of live music in hospitals and healthcare settings
Time: 13:00–13:30

Raise Your Voice Family Choirs present Bring Me Sunshine!

Raise Your Voice choirs are an innovative choir based in Oxford. Catch the premiere of Bring Me Sunshine as part of Make Music Day 2020.
Time: 13:00–13:15

NYMAZ Rural Fest – Small Screen

young ambassadors from North Yorkshire’s youth music development charity NYMAZ will produce Rural Fest – live streamed performances and workshops from Yorkshire-based musicians
Time: 13:30–14:15

An introduction to Indian Takeaway: Rāg and Tāl basics

with Indian music specialist Yogesh Dattani in partnership with the ISM Trust
Time: 13:00–13:30

Musicity At Home

With London Festival of Architecture, Musicity takes you on a musical and architectural journey across South London from the comfort of your home.
Time: 13:00–20:00

Singing Workshop

Learn Bring Me Sunshine and other songs for our Merry Neet in the evening.
Time: 13:00–16:00

Music in Hospitals & Care – choirs from supporting English choirs and groups

A wonderful showcase of some fantastic groups to support the delivery of live music in hospitals and healthcare settings
Time: 14:00–14:30

Musical Stories, Creation Station (@ home)

Get Creative with your little ones and learn how to make crocodile shakers during our virtual Make Music Day Session! Recommended age: Parents and children aged 2-6
Genre: Other
Time: 14:30–15:00

Virtual Big Sing 2020

Norfolk Music Hub Virtual Big sing 2020
Time: 14:00–15:00

Musicity – Clementine March

As part of the London Festival of Architecture and Make Music Day, Musicity takes audiences on a musical and architectural journey across South London.
Time: 14:00–14:30

World Music & Dance Workshops

Join our award winning team of workshop facilitators for free, fun and interactive online world-music and dance workshops!
Time: 14:00–16:00

Saying goodbye

an online opportunity to say goodbye to someone who has recently died. Specially chosen and recorded music and words.
Time: 14:00–03:00

Glasgow Unesco City of Music

Specially recorded performances by Georgia Cecile and Fraser Urquhart, Herschel 36 and Kinnaris Quintet, to mark Glasgow's status as a Unesco City of Music.
Time: 14:45–15:30

Scotland’s Make Music Day – for Auld Lang Syne

Live from Scotland with the finale of the Auld Lang Syne project, a special performance by Hamish Napier and Su-a Lee and the playout of the MEPG Orchestra of a Thousand.
Time: 14:30–15:00

Garden Gig

A few acoustic tunes via livestream in my garden!
Time: 14:00–14:30
Cello Tutor -

Online Cello Master Classes via Zoom/Skype

ONLINE CELLO MASTER CLASSES - Individual remote cello lessons and cello master classes online via Zoom or Skype. All ages and abilities are welcome! Book your online cello lesson now. In the cooperation with the Cello Academy of the WALTHAM FOREST CELLO FEST in London.
Genre: Classical
Time: 14:00–17:00

Live From the Drive in Staines with the Walker Band

The Walker Family are back on their drive performing some singalong favourites
Time: 15:00–15:30
Press Play Live

Press Play Live MMD Production

A 30 minute podcast of making the Beat
Genre: Any R&B/Soul
Time: 15:30–16:00

Make Music Day with Music in Hospitals & Care – Sing-a-long

Music in Hospitals & Care musicians Filkin’s Drift perform an upbeat singalong set. Join in with your song sheet.
Time: 15:00–15:30

Bring Me Sunshine (feat. Gregor Borland)

A string orchestra version of the Make Music Day 'Bring me Sunshine' featuring Gregor Borland on fiddle
Time: 15:00–15:15

Sing, sing a song – vocal workshop

Come have fun finding your voice and learning a song together. Open to everyone!
Genre: Any
Time: 15:00–16:00

Melancholy Oli: An Original Composition

A new piece written for piano but arranged for orchestra... Oliver Matthews, Arr. Paul Cox
Genre: Orchestral
Time: 15:00–15:15

National Youth Folk Ensemble Presents..

Young musicians from National Youth Folk Ensemble present performances from Sam Sweeney, Willswood Buoys and De Fuego
Time: 15:30–17:00

Funky Voices Online Choir

Funky Voices Online Choir streaming their "Wall of Sound" to the comfort of your own home.
Time: 15:15–16:00

Screamin Music Babbel

Probably a rendition of Bring me Sunshine from sunny Berkshire!
Genre: Acapella
Time: 15:00–15:15

The Salts Acoustic Barn Sessions

Acoustic Folkrock from The Salts before lockdown
Time: 15:15–15:30

Inspiration from Isolation

'Proud Mary' performed by Poynton Jazz Band
Genre: Jazz/Swing
Time: 16:00–17:00

Astrid Brook

Singing songs composed to gently lift your spirit ♫
Genre: Acoustic Folk
Time: 16:00–16:45

The Scottish Primary School Virtual Glee Choir 2020 Premiere

The On-line Premiere performance of the Scottish Primary School children virtual glee choir
Time: 16:00–16:30

Sundays at 4

A short programme of well known songs from across the soprano repertoire
Genre: Classical
Time: 16:00–16:30

Father’s Day Song

The collective song and the music video of the Social Music Workshop From Istanbul
Genre: Acoustic
Time: 17:00–18:00

IntOne Youth Group Bring You Sunshine

22 young musicians coming together during lockdown to sing/play happy music!
Genre: Acoustic
Time: 17:00–17:15

Homemade Concert #17

Fenella performs live from her living room
Time: 17:00–17:30

Musicity – Neue Grafik (feat. Brother Portrait)

As part of the London Festival of Architecture and Make Music Day, Musicity takes audiences on a musical and architectural journey across South London.
Time: 17:30–18:00

The Rebirth of Zamrock

Jack Suddaby interviews Gio Arlotta about 70s Zambian rock band W.I.T.C.H, the subject of his film ‘We Intend to Cause Havoc’
Time: 17:00–17:15

Indigo Lockdown Sessions

Indigo performers move their celebrated Pop Up Sessions online for #MakeMusicDayuk - making music together whilst apart!
Time: 17:30–20:00

The Great BBM Set

A 6-hour DJ set by Kwaku BBM, spanning over 120 years of British black music!
Time: 18:00–24:00

Home Alone 8

Celebrating the 1st anniversary of the release of Phoenix!
Genre: Acoustic Folk
Time: 18:00–19:30

Beyond Skin Make Music Day Special

Northern Ireland’s Beyond Skin who use music, arts and new media to bridge cultural divides will showcase a plethora of multicultural collaborations and performances from artists as from across Northern Ireland, USA, Palestine and Japan
Time: 18:00–19:00

Blast Off! – with Paragon Music

A live streaming fundraiser event featuring new music and dance from Paragon's online inclusive programmes
Time: 18:00–20:00

Couch Chorus with Ben See

Learn a new song in glorious four-part harmony from the comfort of your own sofa!
Time: 18:00–19:00

Bash The Trash Instrument-Making Party

Join the expert instrument builders of New York's Bash The Trash for a homemade instrument performance, workshop, jam and all around fun!
Time: 18:00–19:00

Scottish Soul-stice Sounds – Make Music Day UK

Live improvisatory vocal performance; celebrating the shift of seasons
Time: 18:00–17:00

Renegade Picnic festival – online concert

Some of the acts from our intended festival will play as part of our live Facebook stream
Time: 18:00–20:00

Angelina Luzi live stream gig for Make Music Day on 21st June

Angelina Luzi will be performing some songs from her EP Invisible Ties and some new unreleased tracks, live streaming on Facebook
Time: 19:30–20:15

Largs Community Choir – Woza Nomthwalo Wokha

A premiere of our recording of the South African traditional song on our Youtube channel
Time: 19:00–19:30

Southwest Showcase Live Stream

Featuring some of the finest musicians on offer across Southwest England
Time: 19:00–20:00

Global Song Circle

learn a traditional South African song in Zulu with Global Song Circle as part of Global Days of Unity, also celebrated on 21 June
Time: 19:00–19:30

Beyond 6 Strings

Classic & Original Songs sung & played on Instruments with more than 6 Strings!
Time: 19:30–20:30

Merry Neet!

A celebration of everyday creativity, inspired by the traditional Cumbrian Merry Neet, but now online!
Time: 19:00–21:30
Music Documentary Film MAKANNA -

Music Documentary Film MAKANNA online – Cello Concerto

Music documentary film from the orchestra performance MAKANNA, based on the novel of the Jewish writer Jiří Weil, about the rise and fall of the 7th century false prophet with his face covered with the green veil and his eyes glowing as embers.
Time: 19:30–23:30

Lockdown Sound Challenge

Hear the results of the Lockdown Sound Challenge
Time: 20:30–21:00


A specially curated compilation from Plugged musicians
Time: 20:00–20:30

COSAMENTALE – Institut français d’Ecosse

An online celebration with the French electro band COSAMENTALE
Time: 20:00–21:00

Emma McGann

Pop songwriter, topliner & livestreamer Emma McGann, extends her Virtual Tour Experience especially for #MakeMusicDayUK
Time: 21:00–21:30

Arielle Free DJ Set

BBC Radio 1’s Arielle Free will put us in the party mood with one of her legendary DJ sets
Time: 21:30–22:30