Tell Us Your Favorite Classical Piece – and Win DSO Tickets!

Win tickets to see the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Thursday in Southfield just by telling us about your favorite classical music.

UPDATED: This contest is closed.

Editor's note: This article has been updated to reflect, per the official rules, that 25 people will be selected at random to win four tickets each to the DSO concert.

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra will perform Thursday evening at the Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield, and Patch is giving you the chance to win free tickets.

The DSO will perform Mendelssohn's The Hebrides and Concerto No. 2 as part of its Neighborhood Concert Series. Schumann's Symphony No. 3. also will be performed. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and features Leonard Slatkin as conductor and pianist Sara Davis Buechner.

Congregation Shaarey Zedek is located at 27375 Bell Rd. in Southfield.

How can you win four tickets to see the show? Simply leave a comment on this story telling us what your favorite classical piece is and why.

You must comment by 7 p.m. Wednesday to be entered into a random drawing to receive four tickets to the show. Each ticket is worth $25. And the tickets will be available for you at the venue before the concert.

Contest rules

  • Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 and older.
  • To enter, submit your comment below telling what your favorite contest was and why.
  • All entries must be received by 7 p.m. EST on Jan. 9.
  • You may enter only once daily.
  • Twenty-five (25) winners total will be selected in a random drawing.
  • Winners will be notified via the email address they used to register on Patch and must reply by 12 p.m. EST on Jan. 10.
  • Winners will receive four tickets to the 7:30 p.m. Jan. 10 DSO show at the Congregation Shaarey Zedek in Southfield, valued at $25 per ticket.
  • No contest would be complete without official rules. Check them out here. 

The DSO is playing a variety of venues and dates throughout the area in its Neighborhood Concert Series. More information on the shows and purchasing tickets can be found on the DSO website.

Winners will be able pick up their tickets at the theater 30 minutes before the show.

LuisaH January 10, 2013 at 01:04 AM
Bach: Adagio from Concerto #3 BWV 974
Teresa Mask January 10, 2013 at 02:26 AM
Check your email! Winners have been notified.
Vita January 10, 2013 at 04:24 PM
Simply, love the Pacobel Cannon.
Terry Poduska January 10, 2013 at 04:51 PM
Vivaldi - Four Seasons
Mark Hothem January 11, 2013 at 03:20 AM
Bartok Concerto for Orchestra


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