We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Edmonton Symphony

#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
Review Highlights
Winspear Centre wonderful venue

Well done Edmonton symphony, and in such a wonderful venue Winspear Centre. Fantastic acoustics... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2015
Victoria, Canada
Great performances, top notch guests

For a city our size I think we have a very fine symphony. I enjoy their performances immensely. The... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2015
Edmonton, Canada
Read all 71 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The Edmonton Symphony regards as its artistic mission to bring the highest quality of live orchestral performance to a broad spectrum of the community. In the last 60-plus years, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra has taken its place as one of Canada's foremost orchestral ensembles. Its current roster includes 56 musicians from Canada and around the world, performing a wide-ranging repertoire from the great classical masterworks to pops and family concerts. The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra made its Carnegie Hall debut as part of the Spring for Music festival on May 8th, 2012.
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“hawrelak park” (5 reviews)
“eso” (20 reviews)
“conductor” (13 reviews)
#4 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
+1 780-428-1414
Write a Review
Reviews (71)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 2 June 2015

Well done Edmonton symphony, and in such a wonderful venue Winspear Centre. Fantastic acoustics, beautiful and comfortable. Love this setting.

Thank coll48
Reviewed 31 May 2015

For a city our size I think we have a very fine symphony. I enjoy their performances immensely. The Winspear acoustics make sounds delicious and sparkling, but also very clear, so when this group perform exceptionally you know it. We've has some terrific guests this...More

Thank Marileeb
Reviewed 19 January 2015

I you want a great experience go to the symphony and discover it is more than classical. There are great shows for everyone.

Thank jamesjgb
Reviewed 4 November 2014

The concert hall and performances are first class. Lots of nearby restaurants for pre-concert dining.

1  Thank odan
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Season holder for 30 plus year in all and love the symphony The symphony plays ever kind of music out there and are world famous. I highly recommend people enjoy it.

Thank James A
Reviewed 6 October 2014

We went to the season opener in the Landmark Homes Masters series, Glory of the Organ. Wonderful first half of classical music, featuring mostly strings. Brass, drums, percussion and harpist joined for the second half. It was a delight to see and hear Paul Jacobs,...More

1  Thank travelengnancy
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We are so fortunate to have such a wonderful symphony in this City. They offer a great variety of music -- giving us enjoyable evenings and afternoons.

Thank Lindaandmaurice D
Reviewed 18 September 2014

The Edmonton Symphony is world class. Symphony in the Park is one of my favourite events. I prefer the lighter classics and Robbins pop series. They perform at the winspear which is a world class performing arts center.

Thank haileythegolden
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Public performances & accessibility - nice! Just shows you that a large concert hall isn't necessary. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LgPeegnV_48

1  Thank mihy
Reviewed 2 July 2014

The ESO plays in the Winspear Centre, one of North America's premier concert halls. The main conductor, William Eddins, has built a huge following with his enthusiasm, talent and fireside chats with the audience. The program is broad, with something for everyone, and guest artists...More

Thank BonnieEdmonton
Nearby Restaurants
Sorrentino's Downtown
197 reviews
.21 km away
129 reviews
.24 km away
Oil Lamp
47 reviews
.21 km away
Sherlock Holmes
126 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Winspear Centre
603 reviews
.05 km away
Rogers Place
195 reviews
.64 km away
Edmonton City Hall
127 reviews
.12 km away
Art Gallery of Alberta
273 reviews
.10 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Edmonton Symphony staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines