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Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra

300 Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4432
+1 904-354-5479
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Nice orchestra, especially during the Christmas season. Really good visiting conductors and singers.

Jacksonville's Orchestra is very nice group that plays well. If you've been to more metropolitan... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kristine S
Jacksonville, Florida
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Courtney Lewis is a great conductor ! Interludes with explanations of the next movement... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jacksonville, Florida
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300 Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32202-4432
+1 904-354-5479
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jacksonville's Orchestra is very nice group that plays well. If you've been to more metropolitan cities with larger orchestras, there is a difference but for the city and the population, they are a good group to listen to . They have a nice lineup of...More

Thank Kristine S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Courtney Lewis is a great conductor ! Interludes with explanations of the next movement , appreciated by non frequent attenders, with extraordinary orchestra. This is located on the waterfront in downtown Jacksonville - and makes for a wonderful evening out -if one enjoys the symphony...More

Thank Chezcar0l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The JAX Symphony really does a very nice job in offering a wide variety of music for the JAX community. They have upgrade the musicians and also the programs. You will be glad you attended a performance.

Thank GilfromPikesville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have never attended a bad performance. The performances just get better and better!..the Christmas performances were outstanding. Often have attended the "coffee concerts" which are somewhat shorter than the others, Always wonderful

Thank Arelene1893
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Heard three performances of Mahler 2. Beautiful and thrilling. Great hall. Good seats. This orchestra is wonderful.

Thank Gribbleson
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We were visiting friends in Ponte Vedra and were treated to an evening at the Symphony in Jacksonville. What a fun and interesting evening we had! They offer what they call “Symphony in 60.” This evening, it was a special event to thank the symphony’s...More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We've attended several performances at the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra and they never disappoint.

Thank FLGrlSD
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Went to the "Bond & Beyond" performance and thought it was outstanding. The orchestra was smaller than I expected, but they are all very talented. The guest conductor, Michael Krajewski, was an absolute hoot! I was not expecting music and comedy, but he was very...More

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The Jacksonville Symphony performs in Jacoby Hall, a beautiful, modern facility at the Times Union Center, which sits on the St. Johns River in downtown Jacksonville. It's a great place to see a performance. The symphony is enjoyable and plays a diversified repertoire, including Symphony...More

Thank jaxjmm
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The supply and demand conditions of the global classic music industry have given us a tremendous opportunity to enjoy very good and energetic performances in the cosy and well managed concert house. We will even get Rene Fleming coming to the January Gala!

Thank newyorkscuba400
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Larry P
22 December 2015|
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Response from Arlene N | Reviewed this property |
There are seats along the sides of the orchestra seating which are separate chairs. These can be adjusted to anyone's height. good luck....
6 January 2015|
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Response from Greg O | Reviewed this property |
We've done both. For the New Year's Eve concert, we were in row M (just in front of the side exits) and the audio was wonderful there. We had box seats for the Christmas Pops concert on the 14th and they're just as good in... More
6 January 2015|
Response from PeaceLoveFood | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, you cannot go wrong with the views no matter which ticket you decide to purchase. The last time I was there, I had seats in the Mezzanine Box and they were great as you are on the second story and you can still... More