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Schermerhorn Symphony Center

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Address: 1 Symphony Pl, Nashville, TN 37201-2031
Phone Number: +1 615-687-6500
10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 14:00

Experience music of all genres in Nashville's acoustical gem, Schermerhorn...

Experience music of all genres in Nashville's acoustical gem, Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Home to the GRAMMY Award-winning Nashville Symphony, the venue hosts more than 140 events each year. Experience classical masterworks, exciting new music and today's greatest artists, with breathtaking sound of 84 world-class musicians onstage. Wine, beer and cocktails available at all concerts, with casual dining available at the in-house Cherry Street Eatery. Tours of the building are offered free of charge at 1 p.m. on most Wednesdays and Saturdays.

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Wonderful buidling and hall

Went to a David Crosby concert, that was fantastic, and was very impressed by the concert hall, its acoustics and decor. Its outer interior is full of columns and Greco-Roman... read more

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went to a David Crosby concert, that was fantastic, and was very impressed by the concert hall, its acoustics and decor. Its outer interior is full of columns and Greco-Roman style and is quite awesome to walk through. Sadly, I wasn't there at the right time to hear the Nashville Symphony. Go to concert here, it's a very good hall.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went here to watch the movie Home Alone which included the Symphony performing all the music. Great concept and a neat way to experience a movie. My only gripe is we paid for loge seats only to find out we couldn't see the big movie screen from our seats. Instead they set up big screen TVs next to the... More 

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NashvilleSymph, Public Relations Manager at Schermerhorn Symphony Center, responded to this review

Hello Butch, Feedback from our patrons is extremely important - we never want our patrons to walk away unhappy. Please give us a call in the box office, at 615.687.6400, and ask for the box office manager, as we would we would love to discuss your experience further. Thank you, Jonathan Marx, VP of Communications More 

Providence, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every heads to. Nashville for the music. Hours are spent in Honky-Tonks, bars and listening to country music in all types of locations. But don't forget, Nashville has a great symphony orchestra and the Schermerhorn is a magnificent, acoustically incredible venue. So, when planning your next trip here to Nashville, be sure to check out the event schedule on the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sound system is phenomenal, there really isn't a bad seat anywhere. I would highly recommend going to hear the symphony play, it would be a great experience!!!

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a visitor, seeking the full Country Music experience, to Nashville in October I never for a moment imagined that I would end up attending not one but two events in this wonderful room. Just shows what can happen when you happen upon the fact that there is a free open day of music and events to be enjoyed. So... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say enough about this venue. It is absolutely a wonderful, acoustically perfect symphony hall. I saw Ben Folds with my sister and every moment was awesome. Not to mention, the venue is beautiful inside and awesome outside. Fun bonus, you might see someone famous. I know I did. :)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice facilities.. sound exceptional. Would highly recommend There is parking right next to it. We paid 30.00 for 6 hours which more than covered our visit. Walking distance to all of Nashville's bar and live music. We always eat at Rock Bottoms then a trip to Savanah's Candy Kitchen for the best caramel apples around...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If your visiting or planning a trip to Nashville definitely visit the Schermerhorn. We enjoy the symphony at least once a month and enjoy it so very much. The staff is extremely pleasant and this symphony center is very well designed. The Nashville symphony members are extremely talented and they host very well renowned guest. It is simply wonderful to... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Yes, it has the sound quality you would expect of a world class music venue but it it is also has stunning interiors and exterior appeal. It is home to the extremely talented Nashville Symphony, which includes not only classical performances and modern and contemporary music in their repertoire. Very close to restaurants to make it a complete adventure .... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I was visiting friends this weekend and we found out that the symphony was having a free day. This venue is beautiful! We listened to the orchestra and it was wow! I will certainly be coming back.

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