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Address: 11241 Elm Street, Cincinnati, OH 45202
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Lovely evening

We have been to several performances and have never been disappointed. We were able to meet a few members of the orchestra afterward and sense a sincerely family atmosphere among... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
Danville, Illinois
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Reviewed 25 November 2016

On a whim, we got "cheap seats" for the CSO's performance of Northern Lights. Since we live a couple of blocks from the Taft (where they are playing for the season during the Music Hall renovations), it wasn't a big time or money investment. The CSO has been disappointing the last few times I've attended -- technically competent, but soulless... More 

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Danville, Illinois
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Reviewed 13 May 2016

We have been to several performances and have never been disappointed. We were able to meet a few members of the orchestra afterward and sense a sincerely family atmosphere among the orchestra as well as between them and the community. Nice variety of age groups enjoying classical music which is good to see

Thank browneyesfore
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 May 2016

We first visited CSO in September 2015 for season opening. We enjoy the performance so much until we decide to visit again last week, even if we have to drive more than 4 hours. We parked at Cincinnati City parking for $5 dollar. We will definitely visited CSO again in the future...

Thank chichipanda2016
Cincinnati, Ohio
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Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

We went to the symphony on a date night. It was so amazing! Music Hall in all its glory and Spector. The concert pianist Kirill Gerstein was remarkable. He spoke to us in an intimate way- felt like he was talking right to me! The conductor Louis Langree was also amazing. We came out of this performance in a bit... More 

Thank Wesley2125
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Truly world class orchestra in a beautiful, historic venue loved by all Cincinnatians. Many options for musical selections and performance days and times. Iconic Cincinnati at its finest.

Thank Pelican73
cleveland, Ohio, United States
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Reviewed 27 May 2015

We loved our experience at the Music Now Festival with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, collaborating with The National. Both musical groups were superb and the Music Hall was stunning. We will continue to watch the schedule for other opportunities to visit!

Thank Tina W
Tuxedo, North Carolina
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Reviewed 12 January 2015

An absolute "World Class" venue, renowned for unmatched acoustics, it is a perfect showcase for some of the most talented musicians in the world. The CSO was instrumental in speeding acceptance of the Compact Disc (CD) as an acceptable medium for presenting true High Fidelity music!

Thank ChefMarkChristopher
Nashville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 18 December 2014

Beautiful building, great symphony and conductor. We had the pleasure of going early and having a pre symphony interview with Andre Previn. Such a wonderful time. Wonderful sparkling wine and chocolates at the concessions. The orchestra , the music the conductor.....simply magical. Only negative .....no cabs afterwards.... call Uber before you leave. And head over to the Netherland Plaza for... More 

Thank forknashville
Osgood, Indiana
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Reviewed 6 December 2014

We attended Holiday Pops and we can't wait for next year to see it again! The show was so much more than I expected...in addition to the phenomenal orchestra, there was singing, dancing, and even some funny parts! Music Hall is an attraction in itself; a beautiful, historic building. We were in the Gallery seats (the nosebleeds :)) and we... More 

Thank mmterrill98
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Reviewed 3 December 2014

Thanksgiving weekend we attended the Cincinnati Symphony performance of a Tchaikovsky concerto and symphony. I have never been at a performance (and I've been to many) of such quality! The soloist was unbelievably wonderful. He received several standing ovations and did several encores. The symphony itself performed amazingly. We also attended a performance there last year which was great as... More 

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