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Toronto Symphony Orchestra

60 Simcoe St | at the Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H5, Canada
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Please enjoy this wonderful symphony. It is conveniently located to the subway and streetcar... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LindaJ161
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Northbrook, Illinois
TSO Home Alone with Choir from Etobicoke School for the Arts (ESA)

We attended because our grand daughter sings with the ESA choir and wanted to see her perform with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chris B
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Burlington
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Founded in 1922, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra is one of Canada’s leading cultural institutions. Today, more than 225,000 patrons and over 50,000 students visit the Orchestra at Roy Thomson Hall each year, and an additional five million Canadians tune in to concert broadcasts on CBC Radio. Under the leadership of Music Director Peter Oundjian, the Orchestra has increased recording and touring projects to include a self-produced record label, and performances throughout the US and Canada. The Orchestra continues to develop its international presence by being an active commissioning body for new Canadian and international works, as well as attracting distinguished guest artists and conductors to performances at Roy Thomson Hall.
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  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“classical music” (19 reviews)
“pops concert” (3 reviews)
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60 Simcoe St | at the Roy Thomson Hall, Toronto, Ontario M5J 2H5, Canada
Downtown West
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Please enjoy this wonderful symphony. It is conveniently located to the subway and streetcar lines, and is a treasure to hear and see.

Thank LindaJ161
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended because our grand daughter sings with the ESA choir and wanted to see her perform with the TSO. Unfortunately we found out too late she couldn't sing the night we had tickets for. Nevertheless we chose to attend and thoroughly enjoyed the music...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I bought tickets for a show last year in December. We confused the day the show was on and showed up the day after our tickets expired. We ended up buying new tickets but was assured by the TSO that we could redeem the 2...More

Thank MissaleT
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We attend multiple TSO classical music performances each season. We find that the music gets overwhelmed by having too many musicians onstage. The sound is muddy compared to smaller more tight knit groups. Smaller would be better.

Thank giffenk
Reviewed 12 July 2017

First trip to the TSO was great. The seats were good, getting in the venue was easy and the acoustics are great. The only thing I would complain about was the guest Conductor should keep his politics to himself. I'm there to listen to great...More

Thank Warnerdang
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are members of the TSO. The TSO offers a plethora of shows and varietal in nature. Recently we have seen Second City does the Symphony, 12 days of Christmas, Abba, Mozart and the Mendelssohn Choir to name a few. There is...More

Thank diamondcave
Reviewed 21 April 2017

I have been complaining for years that the guest performers for the Pops concert series at the TSO features American singers, so it was a delight that not only were the two singers - Chilina Kennedy and Ryan Silverman - Canadians, but so was the...More

Thank yankeefan730
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I often go to hear the TSO, and I am fortunate to be in a choir that sometimes sings with the TSO. The variety of repertoire performed, the high level of musicianship, the talented Peter Oundjian make this orchestra a must to see and hear...More

Thank klaire2012
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Went to see a performance and was just in awes about it all .Was really a wonderful day . Well forth it .The Orchestra in my opinion is the worlds best. Loved it .

Thank lizzy h
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We recently attended "Messiah" at the Toronto Symphony. The choir alone was 125 people and another 30 violins and other instruments and 4 soloists. A superb world class performance! The production was excellent and the conductor put so much feeling and life into it, that...More

Thank Corrie V
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Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
...More
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