Contest: Enter to Win Tickets to See the Detroit Symphony Orchestra in Grosse Pointe

Tell us what was your first concert and you could win 2 tickets to hear the DSO play in Grosse Pointe on April 27.

Editor's Note: We have a 4 more pairs of tickets available! The first five people to post their entry to this story by 9 p.m., Wednesday, April 25, will win a pair of tickets, according to the rules below.

The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is continuing its .

Patch has 25 pairs of tickets to give away to the show. Enter to win a pair by telling us in the comments below what was your first concert. Classical, rock, jazz — the genre doesn't matter. (No, you don't get bonus points for '80s hair bands. Sorry Whitesnake fans!)

The show at 8 p.m. April 27 is at . The program will feature works by Mozart and Britten. Elizabeth Schulze will conduct the Orchestra and DSO Acting Associate Concertmaster Hai-Xin Wu will be featured as a soloist in Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 3. Tickets are $25 each and available here.

The first 25 people to comment by 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 25, will win!

Every contest has rules, and here are ours:

  • 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 first concert.
  • All entries must be received by 12 p.m. ET April 25.
  • Winners must return an email from Patch to claim their prize by 12 p.m. April 26.
  • You may enter only once.
  • 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 within 24 hours of notification with their name, address and phone number.
  • Winners will receive two tickets to the 8 p.m. April 27 DSO show in Grosse Pointe Woods, valued at $25 per ticket.
  • No contest would be complete without official rules. . 
Clare Pfeiffer Ramsey April 25, 2012 at 08:50 PM
Colleen, We sent an email out today. I'll resend it to you!
Candice Rusie April 25, 2012 at 08:57 PM
First DSO concert was a performance of music from Alfred Hitchcock movies. Fun performance.
Tanya Kudla April 25, 2012 at 09:00 PM
My first concert was Kenny ROgers, back when "Lady" was number one!
shirley April 25, 2012 at 09:02 PM
My first concert was the beach boys
Clare Pfeiffer Ramsey April 25, 2012 at 09:20 PM
Thanks everyone, we've got our winners!


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