The Syd Lawrence Orchestra

PUBLISHED: 14:00 27 April 2006 | UPDATED: 09:12 24 May 2010

The Syd Lawrence Orchestra.

The Syd Lawrence Orchestra.

The Weston & Somerset Mercury has teamed up with The Playhouse, Weston, to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the show.

ONE of the world's premiere touring bands will return to Weston next week.The Syd Lawrence Orchestra will recreate the sounds of yesteryear at The Playhouse on May 6.Having travelled the UK and performed throughout mainland Europe the band has thousands of fans.It made its name by recreating the sounds of Glen Miller and over the years its repertoire has expanded to include hits from the swing era.The orchestra, which has recorded a session for the Philips record label, was recently voted Best Big Band for the sixth consecutive year by the readers of Big Band International magazine.Tickets, priced £13.50-14.50, are available from the box office on 01934 645544.The Weston & Somerset Mercury has teamed up with The Playhouse, Weston, to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the show.To enter, please answer the following question:Which record label has the orchestra recorded a session for?Closes: May 4 (9 am)Usual Archant Regional Ltd rules apply and the editor's decision is final.

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