I draw several flyers a year for the Lenape Chamber Ensemble‘s youth concerts. These concerts are absolutely delightful demonstrations of wonderful classical music, by world-class musicians for kids as young as 2 or 3, right up to teens. I’ve been to several concerts and the musicians are always brief and entertaining in their talks to the kids, whether they relate stories of the composer, their instrument, or their own life experiences with music. I can’t recommend these concerts enough for young people!
I always draw some grouping of animals playing the instruments listed for that particular concert – here’s the sketch for the fall concert, which will be on November 16: