• Gary Pallister and Julio Arca join composer David Golightly and Middlesbrough Town Hall's Laura Hannaway at the launch of the Middlesbrough Symphony concert
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Simply go along to the Town Hall Box Office or give them a call on 01642 729729, and you'll be able to buy two tickets for the price of one.

All you need to do is take your Season Card along to the box office when you're buying the tickets or, if you're buying over the phone, just take your Season Card along on the night when you collect your tickets at the box office.

Boro's Julio Arca and former star Gary Pallister are pictuerd given a helping hand to preparations for the world premiere of the only classical music symphony ever dedicated to any single football club.

The duo joined ardent Boro fan and classical composer David F Golightly at the Transporter Bridge to announce that his Middlesbrough Symphony is being performed exclusively for the first time at Middlesbrough Town Hall on Thursday September 15.

The symphony gained widespread critical acclaim after being recorded by the City of Prague Orchestra back in 2000.

Now, with funding from Arts Council England for Middlesbrough Town Hall's 2011/12 Classical Season and to celebrate the Transporter Bridge Centenary, it will be performed to a live audience for the first time.

The Middlesbrough Symphony was originally dedicated to and inspired by Boro chairman Steve Gibson in the early years of the Riverside Revolution - and the exclusive world premiere comes at a time of renewed optimism at the club.

Former motor mechanic David Golightly switched to music full-time aged 22, and has since enjoyed a busy 40-year classical career with his work performed as far afield as America, Germany, Poland and Russia.

His 1994 St Petersburg Mass in the City's State Capella Hall was the first premiere of a living English composer's new work after the break-up of the old communist order.

But it's a 50-year love of the Boro that has been a constant theme in David's life and work - and his colourful Middlesbrough Symphony purposefully depicts an optimistic learning journey through life as well as the highs and lows of the beautiful game.

David said: "My grandfather took me to my first match at Ayresome Park when I was 12, and I remember John Hickton scoring a seemingly incredible goal from near the half-way line.

"I've been hooked ever since, and it's fair to say the club and the town is in my blood.

"My work took me to London in my early career, but my family used to send me all the local press cuttings and match reports to help me keep in touch.

"Now I'm back home I get to as many matches as I can, and it's wonderful to see so much heart back in the team today - and so much optimism for the future.

"So I'm really looking forward to a special night. The Northern Sinfonia is a wonderful orchestra with exceptionally good musicians, and I think the centenary year of our own iconic Transporter Bridge makes this a perfect time for a world premiere."

Laura Hannaway of Middlesbrough Town Hall said: "We are delighted to have secured funding from Arts Council England for our 2011/12 Classical Season.

"I hope that Boro fans who have never been to a classical concert are inspired by the symphony's dedication to their club, and can come along and experience the ups and downs of the game in a whole new way.

"The second half of the concert also features popular works by Stravinsky and Elgar - and it's not too big a compliment to say that David's symphony sits very happily alongside those great works for a show like this. We're looking forward to a wonderful night."

The Transporter Bridge Centenary Concert takes place at Middlesbrough Town Hall on Thursday September 15 at 7.45pm. The Northern Sinfonia is conducted by Tim Redmond.

As well as the Middlesbrough Symphony the concert also includes Stravinsky's The Firebird Suite, Elgar's Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85 and tickets are £25, concessions £22.50. Call the Box Office on 01642 729729.