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Southwest Florida Symphony

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Recently went to my first classical music performance was amazing. We happen to know one of the... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
Sarah M
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Fort Myers, Florida
Beautiful and masterful

We recently attended the Masterworks concert at Barbra Mann Hall. The SWFL symphony is amazing with... read more

Reviewed November 25, 2016
nicknky
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Cape Coral, Florida
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Jun 25, 2018
“First Show”
Nov 25, 2016
“Beautiful and masterful”
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The Southwest Florida Symphony is the only professional orchestra in Lee County. We perform Classical and Pops concerts November through April. In addition, we have a Symphony Chorus that performs in various venues around the Fort Myers and Cape...more
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8290 College Pkwy Ste 103, At Fountain Court, Fort Myers, FL 33919-5157
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

Recently went to my first classical music performance was amazing. We happen to know one of the violinist so we went to see her perform and she did an outstanding job along with everyone else. The guest guitarist was fantastic and he was so into...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

We recently attended the Masterworks concert at Barbra Mann Hall. The SWFL symphony is amazing with master Maestro Nir Kabaretti at helm. This night features an up and coming pianist David Fung, This concert celebrated 56 years of symphony and 30 years at the Barbara...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

My wife is a classical pianist and organist and a music director at one of our local churches. We are both avid concert goers and are delighted with the offerings of the Southwest Florida Symphony. Whether pops, or classical, the performances are first-rate and well...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed April 19, 2016

My wife and I have held season tickets to the Masterworks concerts for two years and have just renewed our subscription for the third year. The conductor, who presents an optional lecture before each performance, is a splendid educator with a fine sense of humor,...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed January 18, 2016

We recently attended a performance of Beethoven's Third Symphony ("Eroica") by the Southwest Florida Symphony Orchestra. The format featured an engaging lecture for the first half of the program ("The Path to 'Eroica'"), followed by the actual piece. This approach - educational, humorous, expert -...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed January 10, 2016 via mobile

Went looking for a bit of culture while visiting in-laws in Cape Coral and ended up at the pops concert featuring the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein -- what a treat! The symphony sounded great and the guest vocalist - Lisa Vroman - was fantastic....More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Amy P, Manager at Southwest Florida Symphony, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2016

Thank you for your glowing review of the Southwest Florida Symphony! We're so glad you enjoyed our Rodgers & Hammerstein concert this season and look forward to entertaining you when you return next year.

Reviewed July 20, 2014

As a musician I support the arts and love going to hear the Symphony orchestra. Whether it is a pops concert of Beatles songs or a classical concert by Beethoven, you are sure to be impressed by their performance.

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank Maryteresa P
Reviewed May 13, 2014

Visiting my parents in Fort Myers, they have season tickets to the Barbara Mann Performing Arts Hall, and we went to see "The Sounds of Musicals" in March 2014 - songs from Oklahoma, Carousel, South Pacific - lots of foot tapping, clapping and singing along....More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Ellen O
Reviewed May 13, 2014

Never been to this place; but I can tell this is elegant. Hopefully one day can attend an event. Especially for persons who like ballet!!! I Do!!!!

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank cmoss1961
Reviewed April 15, 2014

This symphony has a long season. So much of Florida is just Jan. Feb. and March. Southwest Florida Symphony performs from November through April. We recently saw a Marvin Hamlisch review. It was beautiful. The music did this great composer justice. The singers who joined...More

Date of experience: January 2014
2  Thank judy829
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