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The Florida Orchestra

244 2nd Ave N Ste 420, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3306
+1 727-892-3337
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The concert was an all Tchaikovsky program, and we were very pleased with the way the conductor did... read more

Reviewed February 28, 2017
Gary B
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Yankeetown, Florida
Ithak Perlman - brings tears to your eyes and warms your heart.

Talented orchestra, lovely venue, plenty of parking, modern restrooms and best of all lots of... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2017
Barbara O
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The Florida Orchestra performs more than 100 concerts annually in the tri-city area of Tampa, Clearwater and St. Petersburg, including our Masterworks series, Raymond James Pops series, Coffee series, Rock series, and a variety of free Pops in the Parks concerts and special concerts.
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Feb 28, 2017
“Great Concert”
Feb 6, 2017
“Ithak Perlman - brings tears to your eyes and warms your heart.”
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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244 2nd Ave N Ste 420, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3306
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Reviewed February 28, 2017

The concert was an all Tchaikovsky program, and we were very pleased with the way the conductor did it. He spent the first part of the concert explaining the music and giving examples of the different ways the composer produced his symphony. Then after an...More

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Reviewed February 6, 2017

Talented orchestra, lovely venue, plenty of parking, modern restrooms and best of all lots of restaurants and shopping.

Thank Barbara O
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Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Just enjoyed the orchestra performing old and new Broadway favorites. Talented vocalists rounded out the performance, especially the Phantom and Le MIs numbers. There really isn't a. Ad seat for a musical performance. It is a true gem for our city.

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Reviewed April 15, 2016

Michael Francis certainly has brought new life and intensity to The Florida Orchestra. We've enjoyed the concerts that we've taken in this season.

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Reviewed March 12, 2016

This is a strong, full-time orchestra. We attended three concerts in each of their three regular venues, and they were all great.

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Reviewed January 17, 2016

We are closest to Ruth Eckert Hall in Clearwater to enjoy this terrific regional orchestra; but we have attended performances at the Mafaffey in St. Petersburg and the Straz in Tampa.Season runs October to May. New music director Michael Francis reaching out to the communities...More

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Reviewed November 2, 2015

Went to see The Florida Orchestra on Halloween for their Halloween Pops concert. We were not disappointed, the sound of the orchestra was fantastic, music selection fit the theme, the guest singers blew us away. Loved how the orchestra added some comedy into the performance...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2015

Went to see 'A Night at the Oscars' at Clearwater Ruth Exckerd Hall. Booked on line, picked up tickets an hour beforehand and enough time to pop across for a burger and fries before the performance at Checkers. With booking fee the ticket was $20US....More

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Reviewed March 21, 2015

I never knew that John Williams wrote the background music to so many of the movies I have loved. Superman, Harry Potter, Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Schindler's List, E.T., Hook and more. This Orchestra is one of this country's best and if you are in...More

Thank Bob M
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Reviewed January 14, 2015

I went for the Blue Ocean Film Festival. They showed a film about whales & the FL Orchestra provided background music. It was fabulous! I had never been to the Mahaffey Theater & thought the acoustics were great. My seat was in the balcony &...More

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