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El Paso Symphony Orchestra

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Address: El Paso, TX
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Established in 1893, this is one of Texas' oldest symphonies.

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We have been attending concerts for about 15 years, first at the Abraham Chavez Theatre, Guerer Aykal was the conductor then. The Symphony moved to the Plaza Theatre a few years... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2016
Hildegard R
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Anthony, New Mexico
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Anthony, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

We have been attending concerts for about 15 years, first at the Abraham Chavez Theatre, Guerer Aykal was the conductor then. The Symphony moved to the Plaza Theatre a few years ago. The venue is very elegant , acoustics are good. The only thing I do not enjoy is the walk from the parking garage to the plaza and back.... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I have been to the Symphony several times since moving to El Paso. I have never been disappointed, the conductor does a great job and the venue is incredible. The Plaza Theater is the home of the El Paso Symphony ~ I love listening to the the musicians play "Under the Stars". The Symphony hosts some very talented guest musicians... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

We have enjoyed many plays at the El Paso Playhouse, however, we have gone at times where either the air conditioners was not working, or the heating was not working or the bathrooms were not working and they had porta-potty outside. Their concession stand is OK. The location is in a very modest part of town. I honestly look for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

Haha I can see my orchestra teacher in the back x) Whoever reads this needs to know that the el paso symphony orchestra is amazing, they never disappoint!

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El Paso, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

Class trip with local school-aged children. Music was relevant to the times. They played mostly classical but thrilled us with some current tunes of the times. My kids loved it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

One of the gems of El Paso, Sarah Ionnides (director) has brought the symphony back to life.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

I've been to a few shows in the two years I've been here; I nice venue for this size city. I've never been disappointed. The theatre is nice, easy to navigate, tickets vey accessible, and a varied repertoire.

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