Welcome to the DSO!


The Danville Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1967 and is comprised of over sixty talented musicians led by Jeremy Swerling, Music Director and Conductor. We enrich the eastern Illinois and western Indiana communities with four concerts held in the Danville High School Auditorium and two youth concerts for area schools each year as well as the occasional special event.

Join us for our 50th anniversary season!



Save the Date!


The Roots of Pop

Saturday, October 8, 2016 • 7:30 PM • Dick Van Dyke Auditorium at Danville High SchoolThe Danville Symphony Orchestra will kick off its 50th anniversary season by welcoming clarinet sensation Dave Bennett back to Danville. Join Maestro Swerling, the Danville Symphony Orchestra and Dave Bennett for lively performances of great music from America’s Roots of …


Music of the Mad Men Era

Saturday, December 10, 2016 • 7:30 PM • Dick Van Dyke Auditorium at Danville High SchoolFive By Design’s signature harmonies stand out in the American musical landscape, spanning the test of time for over twenty years. This nationally acclaimed vocal ensemble is the choice of symphony orchestras, delighting hundreds of thousands in performing art centers …


Beautiful Women

Saturday, March 11, 2017 • 7:30 PM • Dick Van Dyke Auditorium at Danville High School            Join Maestro Swerling, the Danville Symphony Orchestra, and coloratura soprano Jami Leonard for a program of dazzling talent and sonic beauty as we take you from glittering arias by Rossini and Strauss, to sizzling orchestral masterpieces by Ravel and Bernstein …