Alliance Française de Ceylan popularly known as Alliance Française de Colombo is once again organising ‘Fête de La Musique’ ( International Music Day ) on Saturday
June 23 from 10 am to 5.30 pm at their Air Conditioned Auditorium at No. 11, Barnes Place (near Colombo Town Hall - Eye Hospital Junction) , Colombo 7 .
This unique musical event ‘Fête de La Musique began in France in 1982 on June 21 and now this music festival is celebrated all over the world and every year Professional and Amateur Musicians in France take to the streets and parks on this day to celebrate the arrival of Summer after a dismal Spring. It is free of charge and thousands and thousands of people flock to these parks and streets and performers embrace all kinds of music and nothing is out of place and it goes on the whole day.
Here in Sri Lanka, this is your chance to expose your hidden musical talents, it is for everyone amateurs, professionals (no age limit ), and you could sing in any language.
Individuals, school bands, schools music clubs, interact clubs, music groups, ballet schools / groups, dancing schools and groups, music associations etc can apply to take part in the event.
(under the courtesy of dailynews.lk news web)