Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra returns for a spectacular weekend of outdoor concerts, and to celebrate Bournemouth Echo’s Media Partnership with the BSO, we have 10 pairs of tickets to give away for each night!

On Friday 11 August, the John Williams FIlmFest celebrates the music of the most successful film-score composer ever, including E.T., Superman, Jaws, Schindler’s List, Jurassic Park and many more.

On Saturday 12 August, the fantastic Queen Rock and Symphonic Spectacular returns, with full rock band and singers from We Will Rock You joining the BSO, followed by a stunning son et lumière finale with lasers, lights and fireworks.

The Family Day on 13 August offers participatory fun for young and old, an afternoon BSO concert and a performance with Inspiration Choir Southampton and the BSO.

For your chance to win 1 of 30 pairs of tickets simply answer the following question:

Q. What name is given to the person who stands at the front of the Orchestra to direct them?

By post: Send your completed entry form to Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Competition, Newsquest Dorset, Fleet House, Hampshire Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9XD before the closing date of 1st August 2017.

By phone: Simply call 09011510250 and leave your answer and details when prompted.

By text: Send your text to 80360 starting with BSO leave a space, followed by your answer, name and contact details.

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