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Edmonton is blessed with a world class symphony orchestra. We are treated to phenomenal... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2016
Edmonton, Canada
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The Edmonton Symphony is an extremely accomplished group and the venue is excellent. Wonderful... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2015
Sherwood Park, Canada
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The Edmonton Symphony regards as its artistic mission to bring the highest quality of live orchestral performance to a broad spectrum of the community. In the last 60-plus years, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra has taken its place as one of Canada's...more
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Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Edmonton is blessed with a world class symphony orchestra. We are treated to phenomenal performances every time. The guest soloists that are brought in for each concert are amazing. Tonight we were treated to a virtuoso performance of Saint- Saen's "Egyptian" piano concerto with Stewart...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 17 October 2015

The Edmonton Symphony is an extremely accomplished group and the venue is excellent. Wonderful acoustics. If you like great music, then take the time to visit.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Clousseau99
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Edmonton Symphony take the show on the road for the past 20 years and present a performance in the Hawrelak Park Amphitheatre. The themes change during the run, this year the performances were held from Thursday to Sunday evenings. For certain Edmonton Winspear, the normal...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank JGGLAztec
Reviewed 8 July 2015

A night at the Winspeare watching the ESO is such a unique experience. The audience runs the gamut and you'll see everything from jeans to formal wear most nights (though if you're going to a Masters' performance there will be very few in jeans). It...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank SerraDee
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Well done Edmonton symphony, and in such a wonderful venue Winspear Centre. Fantastic acoustics, beautiful and comfortable. Love this setting.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank coll48
Reviewed 31 May 2015

For a city our size I think we have a very fine symphony. I enjoy their performances immensely. The Winspear acoustics make sounds delicious and sparkling, but also very clear, so when this group perform exceptionally you know it. We've has some terrific guests this...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Marileeb
Reviewed 20 January 2015

I you want a great experience go to the symphony and discover it is more than classical. There are great shows for everyone.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank jamesjgb
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The concert hall and performances are first class. Lots of nearby restaurants for pre-concert dining.

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank odan
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Season holder for 30 plus year in all and love the symphony The symphony plays ever kind of music out there and are world famous. I highly recommend people enjoy it.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank James A
Reviewed 6 October 2014

We went to the season opener in the Landmark Homes Masters series, Glory of the Organ. Wonderful first half of classical music, featuring mostly strings. Brass, drums, percussion and harpist joined for the second half. It was a delight to see and hear Paul Jacobs,...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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