Not to be outdone by Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Carmel, Indiana is home to its own symphony orchestra, which has grown into an organization that both entertains and educates the community through Carmel music. The Carmel Symphony Orchestra was founded as a volunteer community orchestra in 1976. Today it is comprised of 70 professional and volunteer musicians.
|Part 1 of a video of Yihan Chen performing with the Carmel Symphony Orchestra in Carmel, Indiana|
Playing at churches and high schools around the Indianapolis area, like Carmel High School, the Carmel Symphony Orchestra presents annual subscription concerts, special Carmel events, and music education opportunities to the Carmel community in the form of competitions and scholarship awards. In addition, the orchestra performs free for the community each year at CarmelFest and the Penrod Art Fair. The Carmel Symphony Orchestra is currently preparing to move into their new home, the Carmel Regional Performing Arts Center, part of the new Carmel City Center development.
|Part 2 of the video of Yihan Chen performing with the Carmel Symphony Orchestra in Carmel, Indiana|
Carmel Symphony Orchestra
PO Box 761
11 First Avenue NE
Carmel, IN 46082-0761