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4.7 / 5 Rated by 44 members
Review from Leonard Wissner
Red Velvet 98 events 16 reviews

A super evening out. I was taken aback by the caliber of the musicians. This was literally a super star team of concert masters from the finest orchestras in the country. You could really hear and see the difference with the superb virtuosity...continued

reviewed Jun 07 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Richard Conviser
89 events 62 reviews

The performance was stellar, especially the purity of the clarinetist's tone from the bottom to the top of his range in a Mozart concerto, and the electrifying performance of Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, with Nadja...continued

reviewed Jun 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from William P.
65 events 33 reviews

All-Mozart program played by very accomplished musicians in just the right venue.

reviewed Jun 07 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from William P.
65 events 33 reviews

Top-notch playing, modest ticket price. Need to spread the word more.

reviewed Jun 11 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from MsD
36 events 19 reviews

Mozart @ the Balboa Theatre....enough said!!!

reviewed Jun 13 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from MsD
36 events 19 reviews

The clarinet soloist was absolutely incredible!!! I didn't want him to stop playing, and was so pleased that he received a standing ovation from what seemed like the entire house. It was a performance I will never forget.

reviewed Jun 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Jarred Hendrickson
21 events 9 reviews

Wonderfully performed pieces, great precision. As for dress attire it ranged from black tie to casual.

reviewed Jun 11 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Diplo
22 events 7 reviews

Our tickets were awaiting us at the will-call at the Balboa and our seats were quite good on the right side of the orchestra about 60 feet or so from the stage. We could see and hear perfectly. (No obstructed views at the Balboa.) This is David...continued

reviewed Jun 13 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Paula Figuracion Tonsky
21 events 7 reviews

Venue was great - love how they restored the old Balboa Theatre. The musicians and conductor were really good and enjoyed the music, especially Benjamin Britten's work.

reviewed Jun 14 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from Mark Zanfardino
16 events 7 reviews

Wonderful performance, though I'd have to say it's less 'Mainly Motzart' and more 'By-and-large Brahms'

reviewed Jun 11 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from ALBERTA LAWTON
17 events 6 reviews

great seats, program extremely good, very wonderful.

reviewed Jun 14 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from hirsch gottschalk
20 events 5 reviews
Review from Clint Friday
18 events 4 reviews

Our first time to the Balboa Theater and it was beautiful. Such a lovely restoration. The acoustics were good and the orchestra used them to perfection. We happily met an old friend there we hadn't seen in years. Wonderful evening!

reviewed Jun 13 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Murriel Coleman
6 events 4 reviews

This was a wonderful experience. So glad we attended.

reviewed Jun 22 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Anthony C
8 events 3 reviews

Great venue and a wonderful performance.

reviewed Jun 15 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Tatyana Povaliy
16 events 3 reviews

It was excellent!

reviewed Jun 22 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from George Plante
11 events 3 reviews

The "Mainly Mozart" performance I went to Weds June 18th at 7:30pm had nice music, but...... NOT ONE Mozart piece!! Unbelievable!!
What is wrong with this picture??

reviewed Jun 18 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from NAHQPP
13 events 3 reviews

What a memorable night of beautiful music in a beautiful theater

reviewed Jun 22 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Mothra30
10 events 2 reviews

Beautiful venue, engaging music, terrific orchestra. Took a group of 16 year olds as a surprise sweet 16 birthday treat. They all loved it as did the parent chaperones, and what a fabulous bargain we got through Goldstar! Highly recommend!!

reviewed Jun 11 2014 report as inappropriate
Review from rzcab
5 events 2 reviews

Easy parking near by! Ate at a great restaurant across the street! Show was amazing.

reviewed Jun 11 2014 report as inappropriate
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