Fête de la Musique at Alliance Française – Global Music Day Concert

Press Release: Alliance Française

This year, Roseau joins over 300 cities around the world in observing Fête de la Musique, thanks to the Alliance Française Global Music Day concert.

The 36th edition of the Fête de la Musique, put forward on June 21st, is an art which becomes emancipated traditional places of practice. At the time of the summer solstice, the world vibrates in the diapason of lively concerts.


The freeness of the event facilitates the meeting between amateur or professional musicians and the public. This spirit of communion feeds the experimental dimension of music festival.

The strength of the emotion doubtless explains the international success which knows the Fête de la Musique, through the retorts declined every year in more than hundred countries. 800 cities in the world share a simple jubilation, around a hymn in the diversity and in the spirit of initiative.

More still, the event pays tribute,in a spontaneous way, in all the musical genres and in their stories. It is a way of remembering itself the power which confers the music, the vector of social emancipation as demonstrated it in particular through ages the jazz, the blues, funk, the house or more recently makes up it.

In every Fête de la Musique, the musical energy irradiates all the participants and favors the agreement, the exchange and the understanding. Appropriate this moment of enjoyment; it is enough to do it.”

Musicians, singing groups, and bands from a variety of genres will lend their talents at this free concert to be held at the Alliance Française building this Wednesday, June 21st from 5:30pm.

Fête de la Musique is a free community event open to all musical genres with the aim of celebrating music in all its forms. See you on Wednesday!!!!