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Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra

300 W Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32202
904 354 5479
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Ranked #2 of 98 Attractions in Jacksonville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Performances, Concerts, Symphonies
Most recent review
- Oct 14, 2014
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Atlantic Beach, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

The orchestra is wonderful, and Jacoby Hall has near perfect acoustics. Better, in fact than Lincoln Center!

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Concord, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Fantastic building... any seats are good! Performances all good, been multiple times. A MUST DO! The food is not edible... the wine is kinda overpriced... but the MUSIC, and the SOUND that's what I was paying for! Even off-price tickets (lower-cost seats) were very good. The booking (pre-paid) tickets bungled things up quite badly, so just call box-office, and pick... More

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JACKSONVILLE
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I have been a semi season ticket holder on and off for several years... being selective in the performances I attend. So although I certainly enjoy the orchestra, I am not in any way a musical expert. However, I believe the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra to be arguably, Florida's best. And also possibly one of the best mid-sized city orchestras in... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

One of the most talented groups of musicians ever! You will never be disappointed! So many different types of music, new conductor is fabulous!

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Jacksonville, Florida
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I went and saw the syberian orchestra and wow, what an amazing time. The sound sounds very complete and amazing in this building !

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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We started going to the Jacksonville symphony regularly starting last year and we're having a blast! The concerts have been excellent with everything from The Beatles to Wagner.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our granddaughter was playing and it was terrific. Beautiful hall on the River. Comfortable seating and nice restrooms. Sometimes the have snacks and wine for sale

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

If you are in town and looking for something to do, always check to see what events are going on at the JSO. They are a very talented group of musicians.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We had great seats, the acoustics are excellent. The orchestra is wonderful and I feel very relaxed listening to them. I also love to watch each player and how much they love what they do !!!

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Cashiers, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

An outstanding performance by a truly wonderful group of musicians. The horn section was especially noteworthy. Do not miss any opportunity to hear this fine group.

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