2021 - 2022 Season
The Delaware County Symphony is a community orchestra established in 1971 that is dedicated to providing outstanding musical experiences for residents of the Delaware County, Pennsylvania area.
Fifty Years a Classic!
First Symphony Series Concert on October 17
The first symphony series concert of the season will feature music of The Three B's. J.S. Bach's stirring Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, as arranged for orchestra by Leopold Stokowski, will open the program. Next, pianist Arnold Ostroff will perform Beethoven's dramatic and virtuosic third piano concerto with the orchestra. The
concert ends with a performance of the magnificent fourth and final symphony by Johannes Brahms. To order tickets for this concert please click here.
Musical Haunts on Next Chamber Concert
Join us on Halloween afternoon, October 31, to explore the spookier side of classical and popular music. From Saint-Saens’s Danse Macabre to The Addams Family theme song, our program is sure to bring you musical tricks and treats full of spirited and haunting melodies. This family-friendly concert is an ideal afternoon for our younger concert explorers! Click here for tickets.
New Music Director
The DCS is pleased to announce Sebastian Grand as its new Music Director. Mr. Grand is Assistant Conductor of Bucks County Symphony Orchestra, Conductor of the Youth Orchestra of Bucks County’s Philharmonia Ensemble, an adjunct faculty member at Lafayette College, and a coach and accompanist for the Philadelphia International Music Festival. He is also Director of the Grand School of Music in New Hope, PA, and is active as a conductor, pianist and educator throughout Europe and the United States. Mr. Grand will commence his activities with the DCS at the beginning of the 2021-2022 season.
You can learn more about Mr. Grand by clicking here.
New Members Welcome
The Delaware County Symphony currently has openings in all of the string sections (especially string bass and cello) and several other instruments. To apply, please complete a form on the Contact Us page, including a brief description of your experience.