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Address: 1000 14th Street, #15, Boettcher Concert Hall, Denver, CO 80202
Phone Number: (303) 623-7876
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A magical experience

The symphony performed a tribute to Rodgers and Hammerstein with three Broadway performers that transported the audience into a time of beautiful music and wonderful musical... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

The symphony performed a tribute to Rodgers and Hammerstein with three Broadway performers that transported the audience into a time of beautiful music and wonderful musical plays-a bygone era. The audience was enraptured and I lost count of the curtain calls. The three Broadway performers (2 men and a woman) sang and acted in character. The symphony has to be... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

I haven't seen CSO perfrom in several years, and they are still wonderful. Went to the "Harry Potter" music celebration, conductor was in "character" the entire time, really made it fun for the entire family while delivering an expertly crafted performance. Wish I had this quality of music at home, but will look forward to the next performance. Excellent experience.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We attended a performance at an outdoor venue on Fourth of July, and the symphony was wonderful. They played a variety of songs, including military anthems, and for some were accompanied by an excellent singer. The performance was capped off by fireworks. Terrific!

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Denver, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Sigh....since we only have one major symphony orchestra to chose from in this city, I guess it's hard to complain. Yet...the orchestra is uneven in their performances. Sometimes quite nice. Other times, shockingly off. I can remember sitting stunned at the end of The Great Gate of Kiev (Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition) and hearing other audience members around... More 

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Vancouver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Colorado Symphony Orchestra is one of the nation's best. I heard them interpret Mahler's complex Fifth Symphony. I've never heard it played better. And Boettcher Hall is terrific. Terrific experience.

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Aurora, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Please don't miss the opportunity to hear the Colorado Symphony Orchestra in Boettcher Concert Hall. Their performances are filled with vitality, passion, elegance, and soulful poetry. CSO musicians are true virtuosos who can match, interpretively and technically, their counterparts in many more famous orchestras in larger cities. Their programming is innovative and adventures. Finally, their prices are extremely reasonable. Surely,... More 

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Fargo, North Dakota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

A friend and I recently attended The Colorado Symphony's Down a River of Time, Stravinsky's Suite from The Firebird, as well as the World Premier of William Hill's The Raven. Let me just say...I was crying within the first movement. The musicians are soooo talented with incredible control and such emotion. I appreciated hearing from two of the composers -... More 

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boston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

If you are visiting Denver, you shouldn't miss their symphony. The hall has wonderful acoustics, and the symphony is world class

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

It was great new year eve concert. I really recommend everybody. 2 hrs concert full of nice Gershwin and Strauss music. Ir's every new year eve tradition so plan ahead.

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hollywood, california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Between the great music programs in the Denver schools (50s and 60s) and the Denver Symphony's children's programs I had pretty much decided to become a musician by age 13. Yes the knowledge they provided me led to a decadent life as a rock and roll bass player, but there was a time when I aspired to be the DSO's... More 

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