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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St., NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
+1 404-733-4900
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Excellence in an intimate setting

Recently having undergone an 11 month renovation, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Hall, provides an... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
arockefellerview
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Gordon Lightfoot Concert

Easier to find and access than I thought but I had quite a walk across a dark and mostly unlit... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Meredith K
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Woodstock, Georgia
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Located in the Woodruff Arts Center, this is the famed symphony orchestra of Atlanta.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Woodruff Arts Center, 1280 Peachtree St., NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
Midtown
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+1 404-733-4900
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Recently having undergone an 11 month renovation, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Hall, provides an intimate setting and stage for the award winning ensembles that entertain audiences at the Woodruff Arts Center complex in the heart of midtown Atlanta. A bright, modern & comfortable lobby, with...More

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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Easier to find and access than I thought but I had quite a walk across a dark and mostly unlit Woodruff Arts Center to find Symphony Hall. Laid back and quick to get inside the hall. Everyone was very nice and helpful. Smaller and more...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Hosted a band competition for our High School Grand National Adjudicators Invitational. Very great place and staff were fantastic! That evening our group got to attend a symphony performance.

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

That was the second time that we went to Atlanta for a concert of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. We went to hear Augustin Hadelich play Shostakovitch violin concerto 1 and Rachmaninoff symphony 2 which were amazingly executed. I only wish we did not live this...More

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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

-Clean, Pretty venue -“1280” Restaurant aside venue. “Rose & Rye” Restaurant across the street. -Several bars available to purchase a basic drink/snack during intermission. They will flash the overhead lights three times during intermission. The first begins the 15min countdown in 5 min increments. -Multiple...More

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Reviewed March 16, 2018

First time attending a symphony orchestra event and it was out of this world! I am not a musician and really enjoy listening to most music genres, but this had to be one of the best musical events I have ever attended. Musicians are extremely...More

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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

We’ve attended several shows over the years, but this last one was a lot of fun. The ASO accompanied a screening of “Star Wars: a New Hope”. Subtitles on the screen. Seats were great (row G orchestra) and acoustics were wonderful. Small selection of bar...More

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Reviewed February 20, 2018

We have attended many Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (ASO) concerts over the last few years. We have always been impressed and never disappointed. We are both musicians and played in orchestras in the past so we can appreciate the musicianship in the ASO. We have also...More

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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

After attending Atlanta Symphony concerts for over 40 years and also attending other symphony performances around the world, I would put this symphony up against any other. While the symphony hall is acceptable Atlanta needs and deserves a better hall in order to properly display...More

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Reviewed January 25, 2018

Orchestra and guest mezzo soprano and pianist were just excellent tonight. Coupled with excellent logistics (ticket purchase, parking pass, entry/exit) you can’t beat the whole package. Helpful employees roam the lobby before the show helping take pictures and answering questions. Just really enjoyed every part...More

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trooperalso
December 31, 2016|
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Response from Expattraveler100 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure of your price point but we stay at the Four Seasons and just walk - we pass 4-5 restaurants on the way so eat around 5pm then walk 5-6 minutes to the symphony ... Tip? Get there 15 min early - they have a full bar... More
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Chef Peter C
October 31, 2016|
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Yes there will be several bars in the atrium area - not cheap but wonderful to enjoy a drink before and at the interval - this is a wonderful destination
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