Inside the lobby of the Symphony Hall, looking out through the east glass window.
14 September 1979
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Abravanel Hall

123 West South Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah, 84101
www.slccfa.org/venues/abravanel-hall
(1979 - Present)
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Salt Palace Board Chairman Franklin D. Richards, left, Mayor Ted Wilson,  William E. Dunn and Gov. Scott Matheson break ground in 1977.
Salt Palace Board Chairman Franklin D. Richards, left, Mayor Ted Wilson, William E. Dunn and Gov. Scott Matheson break ground in 1977.
1977
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People tour Symphony Hall before its gala opening in September 1979. Its glass front offers a view of the plaza fountain and Temple Square.
People tour Symphony Hall before its gala opening in September 1979. Its glass front offers a view of the plaza fountain and Temple Square.
September 1979
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Inside the lobby of the Symphony Hall, looking out through the east glass window.
Inside the lobby of the Symphony Hall, looking out through the east glass window.
14 September 1979
Deseret News, page B1
The Utah Symphony on the stage of the Symphony Hall during its opening night performance.
The Utah Symphony on the stage of the Symphony Hall during its opening night performance.
Gerald Silver, 15 September 1979
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<p style='margin-bottom: 0in'>The opening-night audience in the Symphony Hall applauds Maurice Abravanel.  Standing with him are his wife, left, and Shirl H. Swenson, right.</p>

The opening-night audience in the Symphony Hall applauds Maurice Abravanel. Standing with him are his wife, left, and Shirl H. Swenson, right.


15 September 1979
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The Chihuly glass work was installed for the 2002 Olympics.
The Chihuly glass work was installed for the 2002 Olympics.
Tom Smart, After 2002
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A fisheye view of the auditorium from the stage.
A fisheye view of the auditorium from the stage.
Jeffrey D. Allred, After 2002
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