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Inspiring world premiere

Attended ASO for the world premier of "Kohar" which was incredible. Wonderful acoustics and both... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2016
Jennifer R
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New Zealand
Magnificant!

The music and voices were wonderful. Had me looking up pieces on YouTube and listening to the... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2016
AprilFNP
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Gainesville, Georgia
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Located in the Woodruff Arts Center, this is the famed symphony orchestra of Atlanta.
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Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St., NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

Attended ASO for the world premier of "Kohar" which was incredible. Wonderful acoustics and both the symphony and chorus were fantastic. A word of caution about returning via MARTA - the Peachtree Center is closed after the evening symphony and riding MARTA late then getting...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

The music and voices were wonderful. Had me looking up pieces on YouTube and listening to the classics for hours. Seating was great. Theatre sound was awesome. You will not be sorry to attend any offering!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank AprilFNP
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Had opportunity to see ASO on a last minute idea. Playing Petrouchka by Igor Stravinsky was not to be missed. Tonight the ASO really clicked from the first note to last. However, audience did not seem to figure it out and polite applause was all...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Zetamike
Reviewed 20 February 2016

We attended the Romance concert offered by the symphony and actually left at intermission. The seats were decent but the performance was very subpar. The venue appears to need to be upgraded and the performers for such a holiday event was more like a karoke...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Fred B
Reviewed 14 February 2016

We go to the ASO regularly, and it is our happy place. Last year's Valentine show was a 10. This years was a 4. I did not go to hear some guy play jazz guitar, and 'scat' with lyrics we could not understand, for 90%...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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Reviewed 14 January 2016

This venue had wonderful acoustics. I sat in the balcony for total enjoyment, eyes and ears. There is parking underground and nearby.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank patsend
Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

For our anniversary our son gave us tickets to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra: Cirque de la Symphonie Holiday Spectacular. And Spectacular it was!! Watching the acrobats, jugglers, quick change artist and strong med all while listening to the beautiful music of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Leslieonthego
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Saw Seth MacFarlane with the Symphony.Seemed like a good idea.He really seems to enjoy the Great Ameican Songbook.He really seems to like the gloomier songs from said book.We sat in the cheap seats.Very good view and sound from up there.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Z7050BZrobertn
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We absolutely support and enjoy the Atlanta symphony orchestra. Excellent programs for all ages and all interest. We always purchase center orchestra row seats which cost more but worth the price.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank twomenwithtrumpets
Reviewed 3 June 2015

First class music in a symphony hall renovated for 1996 Atlanta Olympics. It is an attractive hall but the lobby becomes crowded if there is a performance at the Alliance Theater at the same time. Bar service = a wait in line thru the lobby...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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South City kitchen, Lure, and Table 1280 are great. 5Church is more bar but but they also have VERY good food. STK for upscale steak food, and Ribalta for italian. Intermezzo for post concert drinks and cake. All are... More
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Response from Expattraveler100 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of your price point but we stay at the Four Seasons and just walk - we pass 4-5 restaurants on the way so eat around 5pm then walk 5-6 minutes to the symphony ... Tip? Get there 15 min early - they have a full bar... More
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