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L'Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal (OSM)

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Address: Maison symphonique de Montreal | 1600 rue Saint-Urbain Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1Y9, Canada
Phone Number: 514 842 9951
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inspirying hall

Fantastic hall, extraordinady acoustic, The wood used for construction of this hall creates a peaceful atmosphere. I highly recommand this hall.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Fantastic hall, extraordinady acoustic, The wood used for construction of this hall creates a peaceful atmosphere. I highly recommand this hall.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

This is one of those places you have to visit when in Montreal. The simple elegance of the architecture, and the amazing acoustics make the Maison Symphonique one of the best music halls in the world for classical music. I've been here a few times with my family, and I must tell you when the music starts, you here beauty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Dittos to all who have previously raved about the symphony at Christmas. We, too, were lucky to get seats for what was a wonderful performance in a spectacular venue. I would go back for this symphony any time at almost any price.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

What a treat to listen to the OSM in the Maison symphonique. I cannot think of a better place to enjoy Christmas music with a conductor of the calibre of Kent Nagano.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Saw a great performance of Bach and Mendelssohn with a pre concert organ recital. Musicians were great and the evening was very special.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

One of my favourite shows at Place des Arts, the symphony is a great event! Would recommend to any classical art lover.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Ken is truly a Maestro of World Class Caliber. If you come to Montreal and the Orchestra plays as good as the one in Vienna, you realize that Ken is doing a great job!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

The MSO (for the anglos) is a Montreal tradition. It's an excellent symphony and every year my Mom and I get season passes (to that and the Grande Ballet). Orchestras are not for everyone but if you're going to see one I suggest the MSO...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Saw the Christmas Show. Excellent performance. It was sold out but we were able to get two last-minute cancellations. Well worth it!

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Love the acoustics in their concert hall. This is a world class orchestra, and the guest stars are wonderful.

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Additional Information about L'Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal (OSM)

Address: Address: Maison symphonique de Montreal | 1600 rue Saint-Urbain Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1Y9, Canada
Phone Number: 514 842 9951
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier des Spectacles
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Staying in Quartier des Spectacles

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Quartier des Spectacles
The bar-none entertainment district for music and arts, Quartier des Spectacles is an interactive playground that delights the senses. It totals over 30 performance halls, with the vibrant Place des Festivals at its heart. The outdoor event space features glowing towers, glass edifices, and granite-lined bike paths, and hosts annual festivals, concerts, and comedy nights. The cinema, theaters, and exhibition centers are entwined with external art projects, exemplified at Montreal's Contemporary Art Museum and appearing along every walkway of the Promenade des Artistes in the form of sculpture and public works, from digitally-enhanced swingsets to glowing fountains. Design, performance, and alternative music come together here, a stone's throw from the lively Latin Quarter along Rue Saint-Denis, the quintessential after-party spot for dinner and a drink following a day of jazz, poetry and play.