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Edmonton Symphony

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#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
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Casual or formal - it's a relaxing night out

A night at the Winspeare watching the ESO is such a unique experience. The audience runs the gamut... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2015
SerraDee
Winspear Centre wonderful venue

Well done Edmonton symphony, and in such a wonderful venue Winspear Centre. Fantastic acoustics... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2015
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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 foremost orchestral ensembles. Its current roster includes 56 musicians from Canada and around the world, performing a wide-ranging repertoire from the great classical masterworks to pops and family concerts. The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra made its Carnegie Hall debut as part of the Spring for Music festival on May 8th, 2012.
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#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 7 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

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Reviewed 2 June 2015

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

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Reviewed 30 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

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Reviewed 19 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.

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

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

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Reviewed 3 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.

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Reviewed 5 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

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Reviewed 5 October 2014

We are so fortunate to have such a wonderful symphony in this City. They offer a great variety of music -- giving us enjoyable evenings and afternoons.

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Reviewed 18 September 2014

The Edmonton Symphony is world class. Symphony in the Park is one of my favourite events. I prefer the lighter classics and Robbins pop series. They perform at the winspear which is a world class performing arts center.

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Reviewed 17 September 2014

Public performances & accessibility - nice! Just shows you that a large concert hall isn't necessary. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LgPeegnV_48

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