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Address: 75 N. 2nd St., Phoenix, AZ 85004
Phone Number: 602 495 1117
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...put a smile on my face and song in my heart!

Jacomo Baires is amazing - a conductor with passion & charm. Vocalist Tony DeSare was a definite plus!!! Selections were great - my favorite was Silent Night - gorgeous... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 6, 2015
Kathy M
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Huntley, Illinois

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Huntley, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Jacomo Baires is amazing - a conductor with passion & charm. Vocalist Tony DeSare was a definite plus!!! Selections were great - my favorite was Silent Night - gorgeous rendition. Our first visit and we will definitely go back for more music. Entire event put a smile on my face and a song in my heart!

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Huntley, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015 via mobile

We just returned from the Phoenix Symphony and Chorus with Jacomo Barios, conducting, and Tony DeSare, a vocalist. It was truly great. My husband and I have never been to the symphony, but after this experience we will be back. Mr. Barios was fun to watch and very personable with the audience. The music was delightful and festive with songs... More 

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Chandler
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

I have been a subscriber to the Arizona Opera for a couple of years now, and every season seems to get better. While some of the more traditional opera presentations can be drab and dull, the Arizona Opera company generally does a good job of keeping it lively and engaging. But even for people that are put off by the... More 

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Oracle, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015

We love this wonderful ballet, and were not disappointed by the performance in the Symphony Hall (our first time here). It is a VERY nice theater, the seats are very comfortable, with plenty of room. How we loved to see so many young daughters and granddaughters all dressed up in pink or white ballet costumes for the evening (with their... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Every time we have been to the symphony, we have enjoyed it tremendously. beautiful music, great acoustics, friendly staff and reasonable prices during intermission. Comparable to the Chicago Symphony but less expensive.

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Kingman, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

We had seats up close, great spot instead of needing binoculars to watch show. Decent seats pretty comfy c9ncerning there age.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

There really are no bad seats, the acoustics are excellent, and the layout is good. Bathrooms are clean and large enough for minimal wait times. Top notch performances. Excellent venue for an elegant evening.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My mom and I are regular symphony goers. I don't think that you can beat the deal of going to the symphony on Sunday afternoon where any seat in the house is great including those that cost only $18. We have gone for two seasons now and it is often the highlight of our month. The variety of conductors are... More 

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Chandler, Arizona
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17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We, along with about six other couples have season tickets to the symphony. We are never disappointed with the excellence we are able to enjoy. We look forward to each new season!

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Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

Although the regular season ends at the end of May, visitors Sept-May might enjoy a change of pace after a hike in the mountain preserve or a heavy day of shopping. Be assured this is a first class organization with great community support. Easy to reach on light rail.

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