Make Music New Haven

 
 
 

Celebrate community. Celebrate music.
Make Music New Haven is a one-day festival of free concerts in parks, streets, and sidewalks citywide on June 21, the longest day of the year.

Make Music Day @ the Ely Center of Contemporary Art, featuring:

  • Outdoor main stage

  • Live Jam Stage on the sidewalk

  • Poetry tent featuring live readings

  • Harmonica workshop

  • Kids make-music area

  • The Jitter Bus coffee truck

  • White Leaf Food truck

The Ely Center of Contemporary Art invites everyone from professional musicians to people who have never picked up an instrument to join in the global music celebration by attending our program. This is a free family-friendly event. All are welcome.

Feel free to BYOI: bring your own instrument!


Friday, June 21

Ely Center of Contemporary Art

Line up (so far)


Nick Di Maria
11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Funk | Jazz

Bethany Wilder and Friends
12:00 – 12:30 pm
Classical

Elegant Primates
12:30 – 1:00 pm
Afrobeat | Pop | World

Kevin Sherwin
1:00 – 1:15 pm

Clones of Clarence
1:15 – 1:30 pm
R&B | Instrumental

Devin Christopher Burnam (featured poet)
1:15 – 1:30 pm
Secular spiritual heartbreak existentialism

Wandering Waves
1:30 – 1:45 pm
Indie-Rock | Experimental  Funk

Pious Mantis
2:00 – 2:15 pm
Indie-Rock

Maxim T. Schmidt (featured poet)
2:00 – 2:15 pm
Slam Poetry

Quinn Harley w/ Alexis Robbins
2:30 – 3:00 pm
Folk | Indie-Folk | Singer/Songwriter

Salwa Abdussabur (featured poet)
2:30 – 3:00 pm
Floetry | Soul

Soap
3:00 – 3:30 pm
Funk | Jazz

Thabisa
3:30 – 4:00 pm
Soul | World | Afrobeat