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World Music Day 2021 Theme, History, Quotes, Significance, Importance, Poster Images and More

World Music Day 2021 Theme, History, Quotes, Significance, Importance, Poster Images and More. The Day is celebrated on June 21 each day  to honour the musicians and singers for the gift of music. Let’s share its history, significance, quotes and images which can be shared with your loved ones.

World Music Day, celebrated on June 21 every year, is observed to celebrate the power of music art.

Over 120 countries celebrate the World Music Day and organise free public concerts in different parts including parks, stadiums and public places. Music lovers organise different musical concerts and events on this special day.

History of Music Day

World Music Day initially was celebrated in the year 1982 on Solstice in France. The then French Minister of Art and Culture, Jack Lange and Maurice Fleuret, started a special edition, Fete de la Musique, in Paris. Fleuret, who played a significant role to start the celebration for music, was a French composer, music journalist, festival organiser and radio producer. Since then, music has become very popular in various countries across the globe.

Significance of Music Day

World Music Day is celebrated to ensure music lovers get free music and amateur and professional musicians can get a platform to showcase their talents to the world. Highlighting the importance of music, it proves how it is beneficial for the human mind and body.

Many studies suggest that music helps in reducing stress, provides better sleep and keeps us going. Music therapy has done wonders for people battling mental issues and it can also help an individual to exercise better. 

Music Day celebration with Yoga Day

The International Yoga Day and World Music Day will be celebrated on the same day, i.e. 21 June. On this special occasion, you can enjoy music and practice some yoga postures. Both yoga and music act as a stress buster and keep our body and mind calm.

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