A page from the May All Children Singalong Storybook
Events at Music Together Centers Around the World
On September 21, 2013, Music Together centers all over the world celebrated the United Nations International Day of Peace at events featuring “May All Children,” our song for peace written by Music Together Founder/Director Kenneth K. Guilmartin. Thousands of voices joined together to send out a musical wish for peace.
Check out this gallery of photos we’ve received from center directors.
In this brief video, you’ll learn more about celebrations that took place around the country and see the moving performance of “May All Children” from Peace, Love & Music Together, a family festival for peace sponsored by Music Together LLC and held in Hartford, CT.
Here are just a few videos of families singing “May All Children” on the International Day of Peace.
On Thursday, September 18, a group of Music Together alumni were invited to sing "May All Children" on ABC's Good Morning America Live! in honor of the International Day of Peace (September 21). The singers, ranging in age from 5 to 12, were led and accompanied by Music Together director Judy Leff, assisted by teacher Lauren Jurgrau, from Great Neck, Long Island, New York. Watch and enjoy their heartfelt version of Music Together's song for peace. (Please note:
our segment begins at 11:46.)
Our simple but powerful wish for peace has resonated all over the world since 1986—and it will continue to do so long after Peace Day. Raise your voice and join us!
Learn the song and see the performance log.
According to Guilmartin, who appeared at the Hartford, CT, event on the International Day of Peace, “Over the past two decades, ‘May All Children’ has been sung millions of times throughout the world, in Music Together classes and by community, church, and school choruses as part of our work to support UNICEF.