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Liverpool Philharmonic Hall: 10 facts about the great venue
The original Philharmonic Hall formally opened on 27 August 1849 with a concert performed by an orchestra of 96 and a choir of more than 200. The hall was not full for the first performance. This was attributed to two factors: the high cost of tickets, and a fear that the building, without central supporting pillars, was unsafe.