World Music Day or Intenational Music Day is celebrated every year on 21st June. This year also World Music Day 2022 will be celebrated on Tuesday, 21 June, 2022. For music lovers or melophiles, the World Music Day is no less than a festival. Music Day it is called ‘Fete de la Musique‘ in French meaning ‘Music Festival’, since this is originated in France. This day is being celebrated worldwide to encourage the musicians & music lovers.
In every year, World Music Day 2022 would become an opportunity for professional and non-professional musicians to showcase their talents. On the occasion of World Music Day 2022, many music concerts will be held worldwide including India.
World Music Day 2022: Know the History
The origin of World Music Day is in the France, it was first celebrated in the year 1982. The idea of celebrating Music Day worldwide was first come up with Jack Lang, French Minister of Culture of that period. Jack Lange along with Maurice Fleuret initiated the first musical festival in Paris and now it is being celebrated religiously every year on 21 June across the globe.
World Music Day 2022: Importance
In the lives of musicians worldwide, “The World Music Day” has a great importance. Some of the main reasons behind Music Day being so important are:
- Music Day provides a platform for all professional & non-professional musician to showcase their talents.
- On this day, musicians are allowed to perform in public areas like streets, roads, parks, porches and so on. This make enthusiatic & build a confidence and also motivates young musicians to opt music as a career.
- Music therapy is a great tool for mind, body, and soul. Music day reminds people to take some time out of their busy schedules and relax their mind, body, and soul.
- On the occations of Music Day, listening music from everywhere gives a dreamlike experience to the people.
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