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Edmonton Symphony

#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
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Our daughters bought our family tickets to this event for Christmas. We range in age from 22-57... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Windsurfer27
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Edmonton
Symphony under the Sky

This is a wonderful event at Hawrelak park. You need to be in the park at least one hour or... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
haileythegolden
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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
Downtown
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+1 780-428-1414
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Our daughters bought our family tickets to this event for Christmas. We range in age from 22-57 and all enjoyed it. Honestly, how can you go wrong listening to our amazing symphony at any time? The guest vocalists were very good. We had another great...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

This is a wonderful event at Hawrelak park. You need to be in the park at least one hour or earlier before the performance starts to find parking. There is park and ride at Windsor car park at U of A. Tickets sell out fast...More

Thank haileythegolden
Reviewed 7 July 2016

The building looks modern, and fits well in modernistic/futuristic architectural picture of the Churchill square. The acoustics is good in the hall, specially in front part (sound is somewhat bland, to my taste, at edges). If driving, try to park few blocks away: exiting the...More

Thank kirillk
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend took me to the symphony for my birthday this tear, and it was phenomenal. We booked pretty late so we ended up sitting fairly high up, but the sound was still amazing. The musicians in the symphony are great! We went to the...More

Thank K8Ciara
Reviewed 28 April 2016

The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra (ESO) is a real cultural treasure. The ESO has an annual promotion where any seat in the house is $26.00. We have been extremely fortunate to tap into this resource and have booked four and five concerts a year of some...More

Thank Robert Wm S
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Edmonton is blessed with a world class symphony orchestra. We are treated to phenomenal performances every time. The guest soloists that are brought in for each concert are amazing. Tonight we were treated to a virtuoso performance of Saint- Saen's "Egyptian" piano concerto with Stewart...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The Edmonton Symphony is an extremely accomplished group and the venue is excellent. Wonderful acoustics. If you like great music, then take the time to visit.

Thank Clousseau99
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Edmonton Symphony take the show on the road for the past 20 years and present a performance in the Hawrelak Park Amphitheatre. The themes change during the run, this year the performances were held from Thursday to Sunday evenings. For certain Edmonton Winspear, the normal...More

Thank JGGLAztec
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

Thank SerraDee
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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