Make Music New York Special Programs

Yoko Ono’s Secret Piece (1953)

throughout Central Park from 5AM – 8AM on June 21, 2011.
Celebrate the summer solstice with Yoko Ono’s meditative Secret Piece, at sunrise in Central Park.

We will meet at Columbus Circle starting at 5AM. Bring any musical instrument or just your voice, and we will send you to a secluded part of the park to play the note of your choice to the accompaniment of birds.

At 8AM we will all return to Columbus Circle for hot green tea.

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Full 2011 Schedule

Make Music New York is a live, free musical celebration across the city that takes place each June 21, the longest day of the year. On that day, hundreds of public spaces throughout the five boroughs become impromptu stages for over 1,000 free concerts.

Make Music New York’s 4th annual Punk Island
Curated by ABC No Rio’s HC/Punk Collective
Sunday June 19th. 11am-5pm on Governor’s Island with over 50 punk bands.

Mass Appeal
Bring your instrument and join one of 17 massive concerts

Make Music Wall Street
Bringing cutting-edge music to the financial capital of the world

World Music
Experience the greatest traditional music from around the globe

Major Presenters
NYC’s leading presenters join the festival

Mass Appeal Mass
Join a sing-it-yourself concert of Mozart’s Coronation Mass and Handel’s Messiah

99 percussionists perform John Luther Adams’s work in Harlem’s Morningside Park

Yoko Ono’s Secret Piece
Perform Yoko Ono’s meditative song at sunrise throughout Central Park

Swelter: Brass on Central Park Lake
MMNY returns to Central Park Lake in a live ambient music-scape

Sing For Hope Pop-Up Pianos
88 pianos on the streets of New York – sit down and play one!

Second Line Down the High Line
Parade down the High Line with a New Orleans-style brass band

Video from CaraLynneHall.