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Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

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Amazing performance of Beethoven ninth symphony.

No bad seats here! We were high up in the gods but the acoustics are excellent and the concert wax... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
chrisKelowna_BC
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Kelowna, BC
Great event !

Went to see the Knights of Music show in May. While in Calgary for 2 nights I checked what we... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
yoyoyoletstravel
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Toronto, Canada
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The Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra is a cornerstone of Calgary’s multi-faceted arts community and since 1955, has grown to be one of North America’s finest and most versatile live music ensembles. A repertoire that is extensive and broad in scope...more
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205 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0K9, Canada
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

No bad seats here! We were high up in the gods but the acoustics are excellent and the concert wax wonderful!

Thank chrisKelowna_BC
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Went to see the Knights of Music show in May. While in Calgary for 2 nights I checked what we could do for an evening. I purchased tickets for the symphony, not realizing there would be 4 Broadway singers performing. What a wonderful surprise. The...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

Love to hear our Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra! We frequent the "POPS" with regularity----and the Specialty, and Seasonal Productions. Recently We attended the ST. Patricks Presentation---and it was certainly a Rousing evening! All of Calgary should have a chance to listen to just one performance, and...More

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Calgary_Philharmonic, Manager at Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks for your comments! Hope to see you at another Pops concert!

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Went to the CPO who had Second City Comedy troupe from Toronto. It had some ad lib sketches . The group of six performers were polished and entertaining. It made the CPO less serious and more fun. They even had the entire audience performing sounds...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Lots of fun! The comedy had me rolling! It did have some off-color songs but for the most part was clean.

Thank lilbitblonde04
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Almost always a pleasant night out. Each concert is different and occasionally misses the mark, but most are worth while for a fun and relaxing evening .

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Saw the CPO with the Jeans and Classics - Fink Floyd on Saturday. Absolutely great concert. Wonderful and extensive use of the CPO in the music. The Pops series is absolutely fantastic.

Thank Sandra V
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I was promised a volume discount at the beginning, then half of my programs did not qualify, then I was promised to get administration fees waived when I buy tickets for the remaining couple of concerts. I agreed, then my chosen tickets were already sold,...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

As classical music lovers we were immediately drawn to watching the orchestra. We bought tickets in the centre balcony, frotlnt row (stage left). They are good seats, however, as I am quite short, the metal bar that goes across the front was at my eyeline....More

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Calgary_Philharmonic, Manager at Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thanks for your comments! We hope to see you back in Calgary another time!

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Made the mistake of sitting orchestra center and was below the stage and not able to see a lot. Sit in one of the wings by the front for the best experience. Good acoustics and a great symphony!

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rthouin
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Hello! You can purchase tickets online at calgaryphil . com Or call the box office at 403.571.0849 and they will be able to send you tickets easily.
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