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Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

205 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0K9, Canada
+1 403-571-0849
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Superb Talent and Variety

First class guest artists, every kind of music including movies, pop, rock, classical, soloists... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2013
wdauter
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Calgary, Canada
The gods of ROCK AC/DC!!!!

I have never been to the Philharmonic till now. It was a good thing that I was listening to the... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2013
elizabeth h
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Calgary, 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 consistently attracts acclaimed guest artists and conductors. The Calgary Philharmonic offers an average of 83 concerts per Season designed to fit all musical tastes.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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205 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta T2G 0K9, Canada
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

First class guest artists, every kind of music including movies, pop, rock, classical, soloists, latin. Always a great experience!

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Reviewed 3 November 2013

I have never been to the Philharmonic till now. It was a good thing that I was listening to the Jack FM radio Friday 18, 2013 or I would have never known that my favourite band/music (AC/DC) was playing with the Philharmonic. The AC/DC tribute...More

Thank elizabeth h
Reviewed 11 October 2013

From Mozart to Michael Jackson, you can hear it all at the CPO. Lots of POP classics, great musicians, excellent guest performers. Great place to spend an evening.

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Reviewed 4 September 2013

Lots of different kinds of performances, done classically and professionally. Really looking forward to the AC/DC tribute and Handel's Messiah later in the year.

Thank Cerule
Reviewed 5 August 2013

The CPO has come from a frumpy place to the here and now! They have done an outstanding job a bringing in new talent and showcasing to the average person. They are outstanding inhow they have turned their organization around. Congrats.

1  Thank stephenavenue
CalgaryPhilharmonic, Public Relations Manager at Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2013

Thank you very much for your reply! We hope you'll share this view with others. Join us for our 2013/2014 Season, we'd love to have you.

Reviewed 5 August 2013

Great orchestra performing in one of the most acoustically perfect concert halls in the world. Don't be put off by the 1980 decor, this classic little shoebox hall is intimate and has an acoustic quality that ranks it in the top 3 halls in North...More

1  Thank Marc F
Reviewed 5 August 2013

A very dedicated professional group of musicians & an Orchestra that enriches the spirit of Calgary. Well worth supporting this organization that is such an important fabric of the community

1  Thank KootenayGold
Reviewed 4 August 2013

A wide selection of classical and pops. A very enjoyable evening! Every seat is good because the sound is fantastic.

Thank Calgary13124
Reviewed 22 July 2013

The CPO does a fine schedule of varying musical tastes throughout their season. If you live in Calgary or surrounding areas or are visiting in Fall through Spring, look online at their offerings and enjoy a lovely musical interlude.

Thank karlowsj
Reviewed 11 June 2013

We've attended several concerts both classical and pop. Over the years their program has shifted heavily to pop. I really feel bad for the members of this orchestra having to play show tunes and Billboard top 10 pop favourites of days past to appeal to...More

1  Thank cmbtraveller
CalgaryPhilharmonic, Public Relations Manager at Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2013

Hello, we thank you for your review and hope you'll join us for more Classical works (Classics Masterworks, Classics Showcase, Serenade, Destination, RUSH Hour Series) this year.

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rthouin
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Response from Leila K | Reviewed this property |
Online.You can go to the box office too.
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