International Music Day or World Music Day is celebrated every year on 21st June to honor musicians and singers. This day encourages young and amateur musicians to give live demonstrations of their talents to the audience.
World Music Day was first celebrated in 1982 in France as Fête de la Musique. The Fête de la Musique (Festival of Music) was started by the then French Minister of Arts and Culture, Jacques Lang and Maurice Fleuret, a French musician. Paris.
Later, on the day of the European Music Year in 1985, other nations also adopted this annual concert to celebrate music and all artists. Then, in 1997, a charter was signed at the European Festival of Music in Budapest. Since then, the day has been known internationally as World Music Day.
On the occasion of World Music Day 2022, a 24 hour music festival with continuous music stream will be organized on 21st June in Indore. Organized by International Rhythm Band and Sangeet Kala Sandesh, the musical event will be held at Krishnapura Chhatri in Indore.
The theme for World Music Day 2022 is "Music on the intersections ". Music lovers are welcome to celebrate their love of music by attending a street fest or listening to the music they love on June 21, 2022.