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Free of charge! All are welcome!

Saturday, March 2, 2024
Cedar Rapids Library Downtown

Sponsored by:

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Play and sing with us!

Downbeat at 3pm sharp.

This is your chance to play or sing "Ode to Joy" with Maestro Tim Hankewich of Orchestra Iowa! Join us for the premier of One Voice United, the first ever play-and song-along ensemble in Cedar Rapids that is open to everyone! 

Help make this event possible!

Want to experience Community Music Day and make a difference? Volunteer! Click the link before to learn more about opportunities. 


For All Ages:
10:00am Mt. Mercy University
vocal studio​ of Stephanie Michalicek

11:00am CR Community Orchestrastring ensemble

12:00pm Never Dream Less Foundation

12:15pm CR Community Orchestra viola ensemble

1:00pm Harmony School of Music

2:00pm The Symphonettes

open to all


For Children and Families:
10:00am-11:00am Infant/preK music classes by Orchestra Iowa School

10:00am-2:00pm Instrument Petting Zoo byWest Music

10:00am-2:00pm Music crafts and activities byHarmony School

10:30am-2:30pm Music and art project by Eastern Iowa Arts Academy

For Ages 12-112:
Panel on Music and Mental Health​
Moderated by Wilsee Kollie

Panelists include:

  • Dr. Abbey Dvorak and Becca Kurtz, music therapists from the University of Iowa

  • Pastor Keeyon Carter, Lead Pastor, Wellington Heights Community Church

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