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Grand Rapids Symphony

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Be Inspired. Professional Symphony

If you are visiting or living in West Michigan, then, be sure to attend a concert of the Grand... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Steve D
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Fantastic Symphony

What a great place to spend a night! The performance we went to was at the DeVos Performance Hall... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
Dorr, Michigan
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Reviewed 16 September 2018

If you are visiting or living in West Michigan, then, be sure to attend a concert of the Grand Rapids Symphony. The musicians and conductors are world class. Awesome venue. Every concert I attend inspires and restores my heart, mind and soul. The professional Grand...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

What a great place to spend a night! The performance we went to was at the DeVos Performance Hall. The staff was great and friendly and the music was great. No better way to spend a night than to sit back and relax in your...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

I've seen the symphony on a regular basis since 2004 when I began working as an usher part time. They are a renowned, world class symphony that you would expect to find in a larger city. Grand Rapids is blessed to have a symphony of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I attended Picnic with the Pops at Cannonsburg with Boyz II Men and the show was amazing!! It was a beautiful combination to hear Boyz II Men singing to the sounds of the GR Symphony. I'll be back next summer for more shows.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

We attended Picnic with the Pops at Cannonsburg Ski facility, and enjoyed a world class concert experience! Great Music selection, superior symphony musicianship, and a very entertaining conductor!

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Gary P
Reviewed 14 March 2015

I have been consistently impressed with the musicianship of the orchestra here in Grand Rapids. The new Pops series is a winner!

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank DavidLur
Reviewed 4 March 2015

The Grand Rapids Symphony is a great orchestra with a very good music program. The venue is new, very attractive with great acoustics.

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Erb8104
Reviewed 6 January 2015

In spite of Grand Rapids being a small city the GR Symphony is top notch. We are season ticket holders for the "Pops" and consider the cost of seasons tickets to be money well spent.

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank William S
Reviewed 31 December 2014

We attended our 2nd Holiday Pops concert this year and originally did two years ago. Comparing the two, the first time was more lively and fun, however they can't do the same concert every year so I understand that they have to mix it up....More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

The Grand Rapids Symphony was great. We were in town for Art Prize, from Texas, and decided to try the symphony. While we may have been younger than most in the audience, it was a good time. The musicians were great. The ticket price was...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Christopher S
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Ken N
1 October 2016|
Response from GRSymphony | Property representative |
Hello Ken, We have a few performances during this time: Rachmaninoff Paganini Variations - October 8 at 8pm at DeVos Performance Hall The Classical Coffee Concert - October 21 at 10am at St. Cecilia Music Center Mostly... More
29 May 2016|
Response from GRSymphony | Property representative |
Hello! Thanks for your question. Unfortunately we do not have any concerts in June. However, our summer concert series Picnic Pops kicks off July 14th. Our summer concerts are held at Cannonsburg Ski Area! You can learn... More