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Address: 2 East South St, Raleigh, NC 27601
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This is a fine orchestra with a wide repertoire and its own style. Definitely worth the experience. Look for special programs at holidays etc.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 May 2013
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2013

This is a fine orchestra with a wide repertoire and its own style. Definitely worth the experience. Look for special programs at holidays etc.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2013

I'm not educated or experienced about music, but I thought they sounded good! We saw Disney movie music.

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

I have always loved the symphony and went often in Cleveland, OH. Our NC symphony is very good and I enjoy listening every chance I get. The 4th of July show is fantastic.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

Not only can you hear the NC Symphony in Raleigh but regularly in Chapel Hill and often in other locations around the state. It is a good resource for the people of NC and don't forget to bring your children!

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Seattle
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

The NC Symphony has apparently been around a long while, and it was fun to attend a performance as part of their 80th anniversary. Their execution of Korsakov's Scheherazade was excellent, one of my favorite works!

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Rochester, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2013

Went three times this year, and each was terrific. Beautiful hall and even the drinks and snacks are good. Got to have the brownies! If you can park on the lot just before the hall on W. South St. It's in the trees and just a little sign, but it's only $5 (vs. $7 now in the garage) and a... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

We've been patrons and season members of the NC Symphony for over 15 years, and it is the best donation we've ever made. William Henry Curry is full of character and always a delight to watch conduct. Our son is 15 now, so this summer (2013) will be his 16th summer in attendance at Summerfest. We started taking him to... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2013

BRAVO, BRAVO, BRAVO! If you can't make their regular concerts, I would encourage your family & friends to join in on the NC Symphony Summerfest series. Bring your picnic baskets and adult beverages and enjoy the best of Raleigh on a nice summer night. Kids love it too!

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Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2013 via mobile

In an attempt to maintain its relevance in these modern times and attract younger audiences, the NC Symphony has paired itself with relatively modern artists of Rock and R&B to bring us beautiful music with a contemporary twist. This has indeed worked beautifully for the most part and some performances like last month's Boyz II Men concert were so magnificent,... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2013

We had an awesome time attending a concert with the schools. The director was very friendly and helpful by letting the kids hear all of the different instruments.

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