Universal Music Day - October
Sat, Oct 15, 2022

Universal Music Day

Universal Music Day is celebrated every second Saturday in October by all music lovers. Various melodies accompany people throughout history, transforming and evolving into new forms. On the day of the holiday, October 15, the existence of not only favorite songs and musical melodies, but also music in general as a source of recreation and entertainment for the population of the Earth is celebrated and celebrated.

History

Historians directly connect the origin of music with the origin of language. The first musical instruments were analogues of drumsticks – the first sticks were made of stones and sticks. Around 4000 BC, flutes and harps were created in ancient Egypt, and the trumpet appeared in what is now Denmark around 2500 BC. During the Renaissance in Europe, the first musical styles were created, at the same time the greatest composers in the history of mankind were born.

The language of music is one of the most universal in the world – it is the easiest way to express your own emotions, reflect your own culture, and even declare your position. Most people have favorite musical compositions, and some are able to compose it on their own and do it professionally. The founder of Universal Music Day is personal trainer and speaker Susan Golden, on whose initiative the holiday was celebrated for the first time in 2007.

Fun facts

  • in 1500 BC, the Hittites invented frets, which are now used to create stringed instruments like guitars, violins, ukuleles, cellos;
  • in 800 BC, for the first time, a piece of music was recorded – a religious hymn – using cuneiform;
  • since 1465, notes have been used to play musical compositions;
  • the most profitable song in the world is the well-known “Happy Birthday”, which brings its creators millions of dollars annually.

How to celebrate

Turn on your favorite song louder – today you have every right to escape from the routine and relax while listening to music. Watch a musical, go to a concert of a musical group or visit a club where modern music is constantly playing – it is more interesting to celebrate in a noisy company. Privacy lovers can try themselves as a musician or singer at home. If there are no musical instruments at home, this is not a problem, because now all you need to create music is a smartphone or computer.

When is Universal Music Day celebrated in 2022?

Universal Music Day is observed on the second Saturday of October each year.

Observations

Weekday Month Day Year
Saturday October 15 2022
Saturday October 14 2023
Saturday October 12 2024
Saturday October 11 2025
Saturday October 10 2026

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