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Schermerhorn Symphony Center

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Address: 1 Symphony Place, Nashville, TN 37201
Phone Number: +1 615-687-6500
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Experience music of all genres in Nashville's acoustical gem, Schermerhorn...

Experience music of all genres in Nashville's acoustical gem, Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Home to the GRAMMY Award-winning Nashville Symphony, the venue hosts more than 140 events each year. Experience classical masterworks, exciting new music and today's greatest artists, with breathtaking sound of 84 world-class musicians onstage. Wine, beer and cocktails available at all concerts, with casual dining available at the in-house Cherry Street Eatery. Tours of the building are offered free of charge at 1 p.m. on most Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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It's a beautiful place to hear the Symphony play

We have been to the Schemerhorn a couple of times to hear the Symphony play with a couple of guest musicians. The building is beautiful and the acoustics are exactly what you... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Nashville, Tennessee

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Most people were standing up during the event. I am short, so this is an issue. I got to hear the music, but could not watch the performance (all I could see was the backs of people). If I want to hear music, but not see a performance, then I can listen to music in my music library at home... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked by that gorgeous building last weekend as it stood tall in the heart of the city. I really loved the columns giving the building all its charm.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Schemerhorn a couple of times to hear the Symphony play with a couple of guest musicians. The building is beautiful and the acoustics are exactly what you would expect from a symphony hall. If you have a chance to go do yourself a favor and take advantage of it.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Schermerhorn Symphony Center is just as beautiful as the music the Nashville Symphony plays. It's always a treat to attend something at the Schermerhorn. I'm honestly surprised that this building was built in 2006. The style makes to look like it's been here for a century, albeit, well kept. The the Neoclassical design with the large columns at the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat in the Founder's Box seats to see Kristen Chenoweth perform with the Nashville Symphony. The Schermerhorn is a beautiful hall. It is certainly a place everyone interested in the Symphony should visit. Sitting inside, you'd never guess you were 2 blocks from Lower Broadway.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last Friday I had the opportunity to take my daughter to her first symphony. It was also my first visit to Schermerhorn. They played a piece from Mozart, and she sat on the edge of her seat the entire time. I was very impressed with the appearance and overall facility. I would absolutely recommend this to any family or friends... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the Nashville Symphony on NYE. The selections of music, the vocals with Sylvia McNair and the piano player by Kevin Cole could not be beat. We especially loved Mambo from the Overture to West Side Story. We have been to the Schermerhorn on many occasions and always enjoyed ourselves. The Big Band Musical Review early 2015 was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

The Schermerhorn is an absolute must visit when in Nashville! Of course, visiting Nashville is a trip to "Music City" and this means more than simply listening to country music! Several years ago, this magnificent musical venue was built for the lovers of music in Nashville and for those who visit the city. Try to get tickets prior to your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

I saw Drew Holcomb and Ellie Holcomb for their Christmas concert. It was one of the best I've seen. This building is beautiful. The acoustics are outstanding. There's not a bad seat (comfortable seats by the way) in the house. If you get a chance to see someone you like, you won't be disappointed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

Wow. What to say about this place. Nashville is privileged to have such a venue. It's a beautiful building. Staff was very curteous. Worth a short visit just to see.

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