Category Archives: MMUP News

MMUP Volunteer Meeting – Saturday, May 15, 2021

Our first community volunteer meeting for this year’s Make Music Upper Perk will be next Saturday, May 15th, 2021, at 10 a.m., at the New Goshenhoppen Park bandshell (618 Third Street, East Greenville) with all public safety protocols in place … Continue reading

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Last Call! Midnight Deadline for Musician Registration for this year’s Make Music Upper Perk!

Midnight tonight – Tuesday, April 20th – is the deadline to sign up to perform at this year’s Make Music Upper Perk In 2021, Make Music Upper Perk will take place on Monday, June 21st from sunup to sundown (or … Continue reading

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Spoken Word at Make Music Upper Perk 2021

Last year, Make Music Upper Perk 2019 included a Spoken Word set as part of its day long celebration of the first day of summer. Students and adults read and recorded original and favorite poetry – several published authors also … Continue reading

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Support Make Music Upper Perk!

Make Music Upper Perk – in need of your support! Please donate with this secure PayPal donation button – we will NOT be holding a Kickstarter fundraiser this year. In 2021 we are counting on you to support this year’s … Continue reading

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Looking for Musicians and Volunteers for Make Music Upper Perk 2021!

Planning for 2021 Make Music Upper Perk has begun! The music festival, always free and always open to the public, will be held on Monday, June 21st, 2021. Online musician registration opened on February 1 and continues through April 20, 2021. Gather your … Continue reading

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Local (Virtual) Music Festivals

Summer is usually filled with music festivals, near and far. Thankfully, there are still music festivals, free and ticketed, going on in 2020. However, nearly all of them have gone totally virtual. On the plus side, lots of music can … Continue reading

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Music Schedule for Sunday, June 21, 2020 – Virtual Make Music Upper Perk!

Here it is!  The long-awaited Virtual MMUP 2020 schedule we have been working on for the past few months.  Thanks to all the volunteers who have worked behind the scenes to help us get to this point! And thanks to … Continue reading

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Two Chord Uke Jam at Virtual Make Music Upper Perk!

Betsy Manning, long a favorite at Make Music Upper Perk, and a member of the Philadelphia Main Line Ukulele Meetup Group, has found a way to hold a ukulele jam online, and will be offering one on Sunday, June 21st … Continue reading

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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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