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“Terrible”
Review of Virginia Symphony

Virginia Symphony
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Owner description: Recognized as one of the nation's leading regional symphony orchestras, the Virginia Symphony has enriched the cultural life of the Hampton Roads community for more than nine decades. Recent great achievements of the Virginia Symphony under the baton of Music Director JoAnn Falletta include five compact disc recordings for national release, a performance of Peter and the Wolf which was aired on National Public Radio, and groundbreaking performances at the Kennedy Center and New York's Carnegie Hall. Performances are held in various venues: Chrysler Hall, Norfolk, Sandler Center for the Performing Arts, Virginia Beach, Regent University, Virginia Beach, Harrison Opera House, Norfolk, St Bede Catholic Church, Williamsburg
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Terrible”
Reviewed 29 December 2013

We bought tickets online and no one told us that this "symphony" moves around with their concerts. We simply missed it, because we didn't know the right address, because it was impossible to find it.

Visited November 2013
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Norfolk, Virginia
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Beautiful music”
Reviewed 25 November 2013

I have had season tickets for the past few years and the Virginia Symphony never disappoints. The musical selections are interesting and beautifully performed.

Visited November 2013
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Virginia Beach
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30 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“Music to my ears”
Reviewed 21 August 2013

The Va Symphony is amazing. I have heard them on several occassions and the music is superb. Different programs throughout the year, but I love the Christmas production the best with all the old fashioned Christmas music. They did a Valvid series one year that was just wonderful.

Visited May 2013
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Portsmouth, Virginia
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236 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Symphony”
Reviewed 7 June 2013

I have seen many good orchestras and I rate the Virginia Symphony as one of the best. The strings at this concert were especially riveting.

Visited November 2012
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Hampton, Virginia
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80 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Always enjoyable”
Reviewed 24 May 2013

The Virginia symphony is very good and has a wide variety of concerts throughout the season. We especially enjoy the performances at Ferguson Center on the CNU campus. A relatively small and convenient venue.

Visited April 2013
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