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What a wonderful well set up environment. Music is always good. Any seat is excellent. Staff are... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2013
Edmonton, Canada
Great conductor, good selection of guest performers, diverse selection of repretoire

After a lapse of many years my wife and I have resumed attending performances of the Edmonton... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2013
Alberta, 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 6 April 2013

We attend the ESO about twice a year and are never disappointed. The ESO themselves are worth going to hear but when they add special guests it's always a great experience.

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Reviewed 22 March 2013

What a wonderful well set up environment. Music is always good. Any seat is excellent. Staff are very pleasant and approachable. 10 on my scale.

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Reviewed 20 March 2013

After a lapse of many years my wife and I have resumed attending performances of the Edmonton Symphony on a regular basis. Part of the reason we had discontinued attending was the repertoire the former conductor chose and his choice of guest performers which seemed...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2013

My partner and I see 4-5 symphonies a year and they are always wonderful. The Winspear is an amazing venue for an amazing orchestra. Bill Eddins really adds a lot of fun to the proceedings and it's really great to watch him conduct a very...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2013

I've seen various concerts put on by the ESO over the years and have always enjoyed them! Always a stimulating evening in a lovely venue.

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Reviewed 23 January 2013

If the tickets are priced right we love to catch the symphony a few times each year. Always amazing to see these shows.

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Reviewed 19 January 2013

I go only for the classical music concerts, so this review does not apply to pop concerts or the "Lighter Classics" series. The orchestra is consistently Inconsistent. They can be very good one evening, and less than ho-hum the next. They have actually been able...More

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Reviewed 27 December 2012

very good music and it seemed like they were playing fro everyone in the audience, with a spirt and with emotion that was very invigorating, and very conducive to good culture.

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Reviewed 19 December 2012

Very long time subscribers so we love these musicians & our conductor, Bill Eddins is the best! We travel a lot but this hall is one of a kind. You must come & enjoy!!!

Thank pat G
Reviewed 13 December 2012

Saw the Barenaked Ladies play with the Symphony. The did a great job combining both styles of music for a remarkable experience.

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