This Mother’s Day, the Downtown Chamber Orchestra (DCO) presents a special program for families, Babar the Elephant meets Tubby the Tuba. DCO conductor Mimi Stern-Wolfe, a humanities and sciences instructor at SVA, will provide musical accompaniment to graduating illustration student Sakura Maku as she draws children’s book characters Babar the Elephant and Tubby the Tuba in front of the audience. The concert will be held on Sunday, May 9, at 3pm, St. Marks Church in the Bowery, 10th Street and Second Avenue. Admission is by donation, $5 – $10. For more information, visit www.downtownmusicproductions.org.
Image: Anique Taylor, detail from Babar the Elephant meets Tubby the Tuba, 2004