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Austin Symphony Orchestra

1101 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-1912
+1 512-476-6064
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Excellent Performances

I am a season ticket holder for the Austin Symphony Orchestra performances. The programs and... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
cas250
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Austin, Texas
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Austin Symphony Orchestra - Mahler's Sixth Symphony

We attended Austin Symphony Orchestra's Concert last night. There was one work on the concert... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2017
Bruce W
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Leander, Texas
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good42%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
8 Aug 2017
“Excellent Performances”
25 Mar 2017
“Austin Symphony Orchestra - Mahler's Sixth Symphony”
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1101 Red River St, Austin, TX 78701-1912
Downtown
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+1 512-476-6064
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I am a season ticket holder for the Austin Symphony Orchestra performances. The programs and performers are excellent. Peter Bay (Music Director) has done a great job of assembling interesting programs and recruiting performers from around the world to join the Austin Symphony. Parking is...More

Thank cas250
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We attended Austin Symphony Orchestra's Concert last night. There was one work on the concert - Mahler's Sixth Symphony - and they did it superbly. Mahler is a great favorite of mine - having played Mahler's Fifth in the past and listened to his work...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Attended the opening concert, which was all Mozart works. The Requiem was magnificent and included 180 choral singers. Highly recommend attending a concert here if you are in the Austin area. The auditorium is beautiful and has wonderful acoustics. There are bars that serve drinks...More

Thank Yatriguru
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

This is one of the true gems in Austin. We have been several times this year. The musicianship is not as great as ft worth, Dallas or Houston, but it's not far behind. The conductor and musicians have fun with their presentation without cheapening their...More

3  Thank SouthernTrifecta
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

The music on July 4th was good. Since I could not find a place to review the Fireworks, I will have to vent here: Sorry Austin but I have seen lots better fireworks in towns 1/20th of your size. VERY disappointed in fireworks, but Symphony...More

Thank popwolf
Reviewed 5 June 2015

On first hearing, we were a little disappointed. The Hummel Trumpet Concerto with Alison Balsom a few months ago was very good, but the rest of the program was kind of ho-hum. Then we attended their Carmina Burana on May 30, and it blew the...More

1  Thank HouMSW
Reviewed 31 May 2015

The conductor is phenomenal and the musicians are extremely talented. Austin is growing and with it, this Symphony is world class!

Thank kdschielke
Reviewed 22 March 2014

Went last nite to the Copeland concert. If you go leave at intermission as the second half is an old film about equality among fisherman. Unions! I think a lot of people read in the Obama agenda and left angry. Really Peter was just trying...More

2  Thank Jean S
Reviewed 8 July 2012

Saw the Rachmaninov piano concerto #2 with the Austin Symphony and bought a great seat that some series member turned in. It was keyboard side and perfect acoustics. The musicians in the orchestra did a good job and I would go back again in future.

1  Thank Chuck C
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Long Centre an excellent listening venue. The orchestra and its conductor rate as one of the best in the world. The conductor's accessibility attending pre-concert talks a real bonus.

1  Thank Garth M
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