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Seattle Symphony

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Address: 200 University Street, Seattle, WA
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+1 206-215-4747

Take a break and take in some Bach or Berlioz here.

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We love attending the symphony in Seattle. If you are visiting please don't pack the sequins and tie to attend, just come and enjoy the music. There is a new conductor and he is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 24 February 2013
Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2013

The City Hall was the place to ear during one hour excellents and young musicians. Do not matter set down at stairs, because the program was rich and plenty of harmony.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2013

We love attending the symphony in Seattle. If you are visiting please don't pack the sequins and tie to attend, just come and enjoy the music. There is a new conductor and he is reaching out to young people with shorter programs. There are no bad seats in the hall because the acoustics are amazing. There are lots of places... More 

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Seattle, WA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2013

Every performance I have attended here has been delightful. The box seats are outstanding if you can get one.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2013

My first time here as it had never really appealed, but have to say i enjoyed it a lot. The interior is amazing. What a construction. Nice refreshments half time and good atmosphere.The music was good too!

1 Thank Daniel M
Greater Seattle
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2013

Seattle Symphony is moving up the ratings worldwide, and with good reason. And Benaroya Hall is a feast for the eyes as well as the ears. Just one thing: Remember, everyone can hear you scratching, the place if very acoustically "live".

1 Thank MizKitt
Coupeville, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013

I'm not a Symphony lover, but the music was very good, and the facility beautiful. I don't know why it had to start so late - 8pm.

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Eugene, OR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2013

Art in its purest form performed with an attitude of collaberation instead of mainstaging. The forum is unserpassable.

1 Thank ohjames
Seattle, WA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2013

Don't miss the symphony on your visit to Seattle. The performances are very good, there is good food for the breaks and excellent cookies which are a very good value.

1 Thank GT1_sea
Cuenca, Ecuador
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2013

Beautiful concert hall. Went at the last minute to a Chris Botti concert along with the symphony. Seats were very high up but the song was great. Very enjoyable

1 Thank krp87b
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2013

I recently attended the second night of the symphony's 2 night 4 Rachmaninov piano concerti. The #4 was played first featuring a young Russian pianist, Denis Kozukhin followed by the #3 after the intermission. Nothing can follow the #3 so that's why they were done out of order. The Chinese pianist, Di Wu was all arms and contortions wringing as... More 

1 Thank AmyK_of_Seattle

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