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The National Philharmonic of Ukraine

2 Volodymyrsky Descent, Kiev 01001 , Ukraine
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Ranked #22 of 405 Attractions in Kiev
Type: Symphonies
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English first
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63 reviews 63 reviews
29 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The quality of the performances is at the highest level - always a great experience. The seating area could be more comfortable.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This was a chamber orchestra concert with a lovely programme, including Vivaldi and Mendelsohn. The concert hall is very small by England standards but is charming.

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Oslo, Norway
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

For a classical music lover this place is a gem. Paid less than 5£ for one premium ticket. The quality of the music was high, good acoustic in the hall and vigorous effort from the conductor. Only sad thing when I was there was the fact of the low attendance, with more people on the scene than in the audience.

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Kyiv
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296 reviews 296 reviews
126 attraction reviews
751 helpful votes 751 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

A visit to the National Philharmonic house of Ukraine is a treat to melomaniacs like myself. At a petty price you can enjoy variety of decent, and even world-class performance of chamber and symphonic music, concert adoption of operas, solos as well as festivals and many more. Sadly, due to the latest escalation of unrest in the area, all concerts... More

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Wembdon, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
25 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

At an incredible £7 we had a very good evening of quality music with a good range of both solo performance and orchestral works, quite a nice hall but the interval was a bit rushed

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Havant, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Never been to a classical music concert before. Music was brilliant, venue lovely & 9th row tickets for £7.50. This is a must see

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Kyiv, Ukraine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

I've been attending The National Philharmonic of Ukraine for nearly a year. I really like this place, concerts there are always fabulous ))

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Louisville, Kentucky
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96 reviews 96 reviews
83 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

World-class orchestra playing in a lovely, intimate concert hall. Top ticket runs about $12.50 to $15 - an incredible bargain compared to what you would pay in Vienna or Paris.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

thanks they were playing in the central park in Kiev, free, for summer spectacular, one of the best of the world

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Often referred to as the Kiev Philharmonic and the National Philharmonic, it was founded in the 19th century when cultural life in the city flourished. The hall itself was built on the European Square after a permit from the City Council was obtained in 1881. Throughout the years, it has hosted a substantial amount of Russian composers such as Sergei... More

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