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North Carolina Symphony

2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
+1 919-733-2750
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Enjoyable Evening

Overall, Enjoyed the symphony - A diverse group of people attended, most people dressed business... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2015
luvkdz2
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Martinsville, Virginia
New definition of dinner, movie, & live music for evening out

The Lord of the Rings movies and their music composed by Howard Shore are regarded by many as... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2015
NCredleg
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
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“koka booth” (4 reviews)
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2 E South St, Raleigh, NC 27601-2337
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Reviewed 13 October 2015

Overall, Enjoyed the symphony - A diverse group of people attended, most people dressed business casual, but was not required. I liked the fact that you could choose your price range - I think it make an experience like this available and affordable to people...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2015

The Lord of the Rings movies and their music composed by Howard Shore are regarded by many as modern classics, justifiably so. The NC Symphony presented an evening of the musical score of The Fellowship of the Ring with the NC Master Chorale and The...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2015

From a music standpoint, what a great experience for all ages. From an acting perspective, it would have been easier to follow if the characters had either (1) been in costume or (2) A Midsummer Nights Dream had been required reading prior to the performance....More

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Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

I visited the NC symphony for Raphsody in Blue and I loved it! Such expert musicians and great acoustics made it really enjoyable. If only they would limit the serving of alcoholic beverages though. I've been to concerts here before, were patrons have had way...More

Thank Matt W
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Reviewed 27 January 2015

You just don't need to go to New York or London for world-class classical music. The music, musicians, and conductor of the NC Symphony are terrific. The programs offered are equally terrific. The venue is very comfortable with wonderful acoustics. There is plenty of parking...More

Thank Ray M
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

On Friday evening, 1/09/15, we attended the NC Symphony's concert in Meymandi Hall featuring 2 of Gershwin's most well known works, Rhapsody in Blue and An American in Paris. The orchestra is world class and the presentation of these two pieces was outstanding. I will...More

Thank LuckyguyRaleigh
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

Took my 13-yr old grandson for the Peter & The Wolf performance. Prior to symphony, there are several instruments the youth (and adults) are permitted to try. There was also face painting for younger youth; corn hole, etc. Lots of younger children there, was concerned...More

Thank Bess A
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Reviewed 10 January 2015

Wow. This was so much fun and what an incredible talent the NC Symphony and Tony Delara. Would definitely recommend this for the future!

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Reviewed 3 January 2015

Attended the Pink Martini holiday concert with the North Carolina Symphony. Neither disappointed, Pink Martini always delivers a super entertaining show. The North Carolina Symphony is well known for their solid performances in the region. Event was almost sold out

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Reviewed 16 December 2014

Every time we have listened to the NC Symphony, we were pleased. Great music in a comfortable environment at a reasonable price make for a great evening.

Thank wjm8309
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