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Los Angeles Geeks! Win Tickets To See The Great ENNIO MORRICONE in Concert

Ennio Morricone, conducting an ensemble of 200 musicians and singers, will have a single performance at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at 8 pm. This concert marks the legendary Morricone’s first Los Angeles performance. Morricone has composed the scores for more than 450 films including five of Sergio Leone’s westerns — A Fistful of Dollars; For a Few Dollars More; The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly; Once Upon a Time in the West and A Fistful of Dynamite – and The Battle of Algiers; Sacco and Vanzetti; Cinema Paradiso; 1900, Malena; The Untouchables; Once Upon A Time in America; The Mission; U-Turn; The Unknown Woman; and The Best Offer, among hundreds of others.

Morricone is the recipient of the honorary award from the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences for his “magnificent and multifaceted contributions to the art of film music” (2007), nominated for five Academy Awards, induction into the Grammy Hall of Fame for the soundtrack album of The Good The Bad and the Ugly, two Grammy Awards for Once Upon a Time in the West and The Untouchables, two Golden Globe awards for his scores for The Mission and 1900; the ASCAP lifetime achievement award, the career achievement award by the Film Music Society, and 27 Gold and 6 Platinum records.

And we’re giving away two tickets to see the Maestro in Los Angeles on March 20th!

To enter, please send an email with the subject header “MORRICONE” to geekcontest @ gmail dot com and answer the following question:

Morricone collaborated with this British pop duo on a track from their 1987 album, Actually?

Please include your name and address (U.S. Residents only. You must be 18 years old).

Only one entry per person and a winner will be chosen at random. Multiple entries of any kind will be deleted. Transportation and lodging is not included in the prizing.

Contest ends at 11:59 PM EST on March 9th, 2014.

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