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Seattle Symphony

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Address: 200 University St, Seattle, WA 98101-3428
Phone Number: 206-215-4747
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Take a break and take in some Bach or Berlioz here.

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Amazing! Opening night of summer festival.

Absolutely amazing. I knew I would hear beautiful music, but I underestimated how great it would be to see the musicians interact with one another as they played. Truly a great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2016
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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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Emmaus, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Absolutely amazing. I knew I would hear beautiful music, but I underestimated how great it would be to see the musicians interact with one another as they played. Truly a great experience. I was a little sad to see so few young people and kids there. It was really great.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

You can create your own season as a subscriber and be eclectic in your choice of performances. Of note: The symphony was nominated for 3 Grammies and won one this year.

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Dayton,OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

My grandson and I attended the performance of the Ninth Symphony by Beethoven. BenaRoya Hall is an outstanding venue - excellent acoustics and not a bad seat in the house. The hall was completely sold out. The instrumentalists were top notch. The 120-voice chorus was very impressive. My 17-year-old grandson who is musically inclined found the experience "fabulous," and I... More 

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Olympia, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

I note that others have commented on the great experience they had at the Seattle Symphony. We have been going for a years and could not agree more. Benaroya Hall is a joy to experience, including the pre-concert eating opportunity by David and Co in the entrance hall. Last night we experienced Beethoven's 9th, including 4 soloist singers and the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I've been to the Seattle Symphony many times over the years and am yet to be disappointed. It's a great date night activity especially when combined with a dinner out downtown. Dress up some and have a good time!

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Eagle, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

You Seattle people don't realize what a gem you have in this Symphony! We attended the opening night of Handel's Messiah on 18 Dec 2015. And what a treat it was. We were able to acquire excellent seats in the Founder's Tier without having to pay a scalper (3rd party site) an exorbitant price. The view was a little stifled... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

One of my all time favorite activities. I truly Love the symphony, and always feel great appreciation for the Beautiful Space, as well as the wonderful music. It makes a great evening out , with others or alone. It doesn't matter, the music transports the listener each time.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Since I was staying at the Hotel Vintage which is so close to the Seattle Symphony, I decided to check out the Holiday Pops Concerts. What a special treat! They had two special guests - Capathia Jenkins and Tony DeSare. Capathia is an accomplished broadway singer who just appeared on the latest production of the Wiz and Tony is also... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

If you love the holidays then don't miss the Seattle Pops show. We went to the matinee on Saturday and had a blast. The two guest singers were AMAZING! The show was lively and great for all ages. Any seat will do. We were close to the front and would not have minded being back a few rows. The conductor... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

I've had the pleasure of hearing the Seattle Symphony perform on many occasions. They perform of wide variety of classical music. They bring in some wonderful guest artists and conductors. If you have not had the chance to hear and see them in a live performance you must go.

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