World Music Day is celebrated every year on June 21 by 120 countries around the world, including India, Germany, Italy, Greece, Russia, Australia, Peru, Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico, Canada, the United States, Japan, etc.
Music Day first started in Paris in 1982 with the inauguration of the Fête de la Musique also known as Music Day in English and its main objective is to bring music lovers together on one platform, encourage new talents and make music concerts free for people.
World Music Day History
In October 1981, French composer, music journalist, radio producer, and festival organizer Maurice Fleuret became Director of Music & Dance at the French Ministry of Culture, following a request by French politician Jack Lang.
In 1982, Jack Lang and Maurice Fleuret organize an event of music in Paris in collaboration with the Minister of Culture of France, In which five million people participated, out of which more than two million people played their own musical instruments. After that, Music Day gradually started being celebrated by 101 countries on 21 July every year.
How to celebrate World music day?
On the day of World Music Day, the Ministry of Culture of different countries organizes music events in which musicians and singers from every corner of the country perform.
On this day, music programs are organized in many cities at the local level and musicians perform on the streets and celebrate World Music Day with great enthusiasm.
Nowadays, many music events are being run online, in which people from all over the world can join from anywhere.
World Music Day Wishes, Message Status & Images
On the occasion of World Music Day, we are sharing some latest wishes and messages with you which you can send to your friends and family or post as a status on social media.
:- Music Is created from the heart and your emotion fuels the music you create. Happy Music Day.
:- Wishing you a day where every note and every beat ignites your passion for music and fills your soul with pure bliss. Happy World Music Day.
:- May the south of music transport you to a world of pure bliss and ignite your passion for the art of melodies. Happy world music day.
:- Let the music play and let the souls enjoy it. Happy World Music Day.
:- May the melodies of world music day fill your heart with joy and your soul with harmony. Happy World Music Day.
:- Let the melodies of world music day resonate within you, awaken your passion and ignite your creativity.
:- Music is something that helps you relax and revive. Warm wishes on Music Day.
World Music Day Status
:- Let’s turn up the volume, Sing at the top of your lungs, and feel the music. Happy World Music Day.
:- One good thing about music is, When it hits you, you feel no pain and sadness around you.
:- Let the music play and let the soul enjoy… Let’s celebrate world music day.
:- Music is a world within itself. It’s a language we all understand. Happy world music day.
:- Music should be categorized as one of the basic needs in life. Happy World Music Day.
:- Music has the power to melt hearts and connect them for life. Happy world music day to all.
Music Day FAQs
Q. How many types of music are there in the world?
A. There are 1,300 types of music around the world, including Norwegian Hip Hop, Swedish Reggae, Indian Classic and more.
Q. Why is World Music Day celebrated?
A. Music Day is celebrated to uncover new talent, bring together different musicians, and encourage the creation of new music.
Q. Who started World Music Day?
A. Jack Lang and Maurice Fleuret started World Music Day in collaboration with the Minister of Culture of France.