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
Meagher Theatre in the Thomas A. Bruder, Jr. Life Center located in Aston, Pennsylvania.
In The News
The Delaware County News Network had an article about the December 7 Symphony Series concert with guest bassoonist Daniel Matsukawa. Click
An article in the Delaware County News Network highlighted the November 23 DCS chamber concert featuring tango music by Astor Piazzolla and jazz selections performed by the DCS Jazz Ensemble. Click
to read the
Music Director Tim Ribchester spoke on Comcast Newsmakers about the upcoming 2014-2015 concert season. Click
to watch the interview.
For a comprehensive listing of magazine articles about the Delaware County Symphony and interviews with members and guest soloists, click
Next Chamber Concert Features Wind
The February 8 chamber concert will spotlight
the orchestra's wind instruments. The concert opens with J.S. Bach's
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, in an arrangement written for two flutes, violin, and piano.
The next work on the program will be the Trio for Flute, Cello, and
Piano by Bohuslav Martinu. The program will conclude with a wind quintet
by Darius Milhaud - the Suite from La Cheminee du Roi Rene
composed for oboe, flute, clarinet, bassoon, and horn.
Performs Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
The March 1 Symphony Series concert will feature DCS Concertmaster
Nina Vieru performing the beloved Violin Concerto in D major by
Peter Tchaikovsky. Ms. Vieru has performed on many of the most
prominent stages in Romania, playing an original Nicolo Gagliano
violin. In 2011 she won the Temple University Concerto Competition
and the LISMA Foundation International Music Competition.. She
earned her bachelor's and master's degrees at Temple University, and
is currently pursuing her doctoral degree in music there. The
concert will begin with the rhythmic and vibrant Danzon No. 2 by
Arturo Marquez, and will conclude with the famous Symphony No. 3 in
E-flat Major by Robert Schumann, the "Rhenish."