Our second annual Make Music Harlem 2016 (Part of Make Music New York) was presented  in partnership with our long-time friends  Billie's Black (new name B2). The event also  doubled as Billie's Black's 10th anniversary.
This big community fair was presented as a block party with a four-hour music marathon, featuring La Banda RamirezShoutHouseBonnie BowersJohari Mayfield, Jennifer Rae, and our first ever Paracademia Junior Collective joined by the DREAM TEAM Dance collective. Live paining was created by Daaz Daaz.

'brilliantly successful make music ny, transforming 119th street and bringing life and healing to all ages through her music and creativity'

Lara Land, owner of Land Yoga and Harlem resident

Proudly announcing Make Music Harlem 2017, made possible in part by the support from TD Bank.

Stay tuned for the line-up and other exciting news!

check out our photos from Make Music Harlem 2015 in Morningside Park

Make Music Harlem Sponsors and Partners

Make Music Harlem 2016 was a huge success. Enjoy the video by DJMario and Photos by MProjekts.

Thank you who all who participated, all the sponsors, our presenting partners and our wonderful audience.

See you next year!

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Make Music Harlem 2015 was made possible in part with public funds from the Manhattan Community Arts Fund, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.

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