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Review of Boston Symphony Orchestra

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Ranked #1 of 46 Concerts & Shows in Boston
Certificate of Excellence
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“What a treat!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2012

A must for any music lover when in Boston.Fabulous building, perfect acoustics and glorious music! What's not to like!

Visited November 2012
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Houston, Texas
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76 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Great symphony, wonderful venue”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2012

What's not to like about the BSO? They are world class - and the venue is awesome. Looking forward to Holiday Pops!

Visited July 2012
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Winchester, ma
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“world class”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2012

This incredibly beautiful concert hall provides probably the best acoustics in the US and a huge variety of musical offerings; take note...best seats for sound are in the second balcony, center rows...We have subscribed for twenty years and feel lucky to be able to do so.

Visited September 2012
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Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Disappointing”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2012

The hall was run down, the stage was messy and the whole production seemed to be disorganized. The musicians themselves were great but I had much higher expectations from Symphony Hall!

Visited November 2012
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NewEngland
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“An institution in Boston. If you get a chance don't miss them!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2012

If you have a chance to see BSO in Symphony Hall, don't pass it up. The quality of this symphony is amazing, and the fun they have with holidays, their Pops group that plays on the Esplanade, all provide a huge amount of enjoyment and they mix it up with style so you're not stuck with a lot of heavy music, or just pop. I've seen a number of orchestras around the world, and BSO has a way that touches their audiences and acknowledges the varying tastes so they're accessible.

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