Category Archives: MMUP News

Virtual Make Music Upper Perk 2020!

Following in the illustrious footsteps of the Metropolitan Opera, and the Berks Jazz Festival, among others, Make Music Upper Perk will be going virtual on Sunday, June 21, 2020. This year, unlike other years, folks from all over the country, … Continue reading

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Near and Far, Arts Online

Bread and Roses – as much as we need food for our bodies, we need art for our souls, especially in difficult and stressful times. Every day brings more news, and more news of how the arts community is opening … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Campaign Update

We know people are stressed, we know people are having trouble figuring out their new daily routine. We are, too. While we are still planning for this year’s Make Music Upper Perk, we are also keeping watch on the news … Continue reading

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MMUP 2020 Status Report!

We have decided to optimistically move forward in planning MMUP 2020 hoping that by Sunday, June 21st, we will be able to gather together again. We will reassess as time goes on and keep you informed. Any funds raised during … Continue reading

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Some Sunday Streaming Music (and ArtsQuest’s new streaming shows!)

I suspect I am not the only one who is having trouble keeping track of the day of the week, and the time of the day. One way I’ve found that helps, is to schedule in my day some of … Continue reading

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Choose Joy and Support Make Music Upper Perk 2020!

Embrace hope and choose joy (and listen to music, and make art, and read, and take a breath, and “tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” – quote by Mary Oliver). … Continue reading

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What’s New in 2020 for Make Music Upper Perk!

2020 will be the 8th year that Make Music Upper Perk has been celebrating music on June 21st. This all volunteer organized event will be held on Sunday – Father’s Day – this year (thanks to Leap Year, we are … Continue reading

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