The Delaware County Symphony is a seventy-member community orchestra, established in 1971, and dedicated to providing outstanding musical experiences for residents of the Delaware County area. Concerts are given at Neumann University's Meagher Theatre in the Thomas A. Bruder, Jr. Life Center located in Aston, Pennsylvania.
In the News
Music Director Tim Ribchester spoke on Comcast Newsmakers about the youth concerto competition and the final concert of the 2013-2014 season. Click here to watch the interview.
For a comprehensive listing of recent magazine articles about the Delaware County Symphony and interviews with members and guest soloists, click here.
Did You Know That . . .
Since its founding in 1971, the DCS has performed over 600 different works of music by more than 200 composers.
Symphony Series Finale to Feature Youth Competition Soloist    
The final concert of the 2013-2014 season will spotlight youth concerto competition winner Carolyn Semes, performing the Scottish Fantasy for violin and orchestra by Max Bruch. Ms. Semes is a Distinguished Honors student at The Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School, University Scholars Program. She is currently a student of Masao Kawasaki at Juilliard Pre-College. Carolyn was a recipient of a Starling Violin Scholarship at Temple University Music Prep, where she was a member of the Youth Chamber Orchestra. Carolyn has won the competitions of the Old York Road Symphony, Ambler Symphony, and the Temple Music Prep Competition. She has appeared as soloist with the Old York Road Symphony, Ambler Symphony, Olney Symphony, Temple University Orchestra, and Ocean City Pops.
The program will also include three of Antonin Dvorak's most popular Slavonic Dances, and the great Symphony No. 5 in E minor by Peter Tchaikovsky. Tickets are available from the Tickets page.