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Excellent experience

This was the first time we had ever seen an orchestra. They were phenomenal. They accompanied Amos... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
Local50
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Music for Breakfast

My friend and I were visiting for just a few days in St. Louis and were thrilled to find available... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

This was the first time we had ever seen an orchestra. They were phenomenal. They accompanied Amos Lee. We have seen Amos with his band and as a solo act - he is always, always awesome. But this was truly a special evening. We would...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

My friend and I were visiting for just a few days in St. Louis and were thrilled to find available tickets to see a morning performance at the St. Louis Symphony. The building is breathtakingly beautiful, the staff are kind and helpful and the symphony...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Always a treat to visit this jewel in STL. The orchestra is outstanding, and the venue is breathtaking. Great deals can be found for tickets if you subscribe through their website.

Thank lverdouw
Reviewed 26 January 2018

This was the boys' first experience at a large symphony. It was a great afternoon of listening to John Williams pieces in an incredibly beautiful atmosphere. The pictures out front were fun and helped to create a great excitement for the young. The gentleman wearing...More

Thank anderson213
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We really enjoyed the November 24 Bolero performance; the string section was strong and the violin performance by Karen Gomyo was remarkable. The evening's music compared favorably with the best symphonies we have seen world wide.

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

If you ever have a chance to see one of the Symphony's performances where they play the movie score while showing the movie... it's worth every penny... while this score didn't seem as complex as Lord of the Rings or Harry Potter... which they have...More

Thank Chad B
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3 with Nikolai Lugansky on the piano was outstanding. His hands and fingers were a blur as he played by memory with no sheet music present. This frenetic piece of music is well worth the price of admission even if...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We were wowed yesterday by SLSO's virtuosity in handling some challenging material beautifully. A pared down ensemble partnered with the pianist to bring Rhapsody in Blue dancing to life. The full orchestra powered into swing for the Gershwin F concerto. Great concert!

Thank David D
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

You cannot beat seeing this award winning Symphony in the historic Powell Symphony Hall. The venue is perfect for the beautiful sound you will hear. Conductor David Robertson puts on a good show 😉

Thank lverdouw
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The St. Louis Symphony Orchestra is outstanding with extremely talented musicians, an energetic and enthusiastic conductor, and many outstanding guest musicians and conductors through out the season. They also offer unique experiences such as: first run movies accompanied by the live orchestra, special tribute concerts...More

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