About the Carmel Symphony Orchestra

The Carmel Symphony Orchestra (CSO) is the 80-member fully professional Resident Orchestra of The Palladium at The Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, IN.

Founded in 1976, the CSO is comprised of passionate musicians representing the best of the freelance music community in the midwest.

The Carmel Symphony performs concerts showcasing the world’s greatest historic and modern symphonic masterpieces. Committed to enhancing the quality of lifes in Hamilton County and surrounding areas through creative, artistically excellent performances, and educational experiences for audiences of all ages, the CSO offers a welcoming environment for all.

The orchestra encourages audiences to Listen Live | Listen Often and to come to the Palladium and listen to the lush sounds fo the Carmel Symphony Orchestra throughout the concert season.