Around the Town Concert: Brass Ensemble

Listen LIVE to a Brass Ensemble from the Illinois Symphony Orchestra perform fun and inspiring brass arrangements Around the Town. Our free Around the Town concert series invites audiences to experience our acclaimed musicians in a variety of intimate settings. 

This summer we are excited to have one of our Around the Town concerts also be a part of the Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series. The Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series is a citywide neighborhood block party on the Y-Block located in the historic business district of downtown Springfield. 

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and invite your family, friends, and neighbors as our community experiences the power of FREE, live music as part of this the Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series.

Levitt AMP Music Series Schedule of Events for June 13, 2019

6:00 PM  Opening Act (To be announced soon)
6:40 PM  Free Activities for Kids by the Springfield Park District
7:00 PM  Brass Ensemble performance by the Illinois Symphony Orchestra

Springfield Venue Levitt AMP Springfield

4th & Jackson Street, Springfield, IL
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Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series is a concert series used to breathe new life into a large, vacant lot formerly known as the Y-Block is located on Fourth & Jackson in the historic business district of downtown Springfield. Levitt AMP Springfield will be the home of a music series that will take place every Thursday from May 30 to August 1, 2018. Learn more about this series at Levitt AMP Springfield.

Venue Rules 

  • Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic! Patrons to the free concert series.
  • Y Block site will be open to public prior to 6 pm start time (except where marked).
  • Bring your own food and beverages with on site food and beverage concessions available (alcohol purchase will require I.D.).
  • Check out downtown restaurants before or after the performance!
  • Please clean up your area at the end of the evening (garbage and recycling bins will be provided).
  • Service dogs are always welcome.
  • To ensure a safe and welcoming experience for all concertgoers, other dogs are only allowed if: they are well-behaved; they are kept by owner's side on a short (6 ft. or less), non-retractable leather or nylon leash; their owners pick up after them; and their owners agree to cover any damage, should it occur. Concert organizers reserve the right to ask that owners remove pets from the concert, if needed.

Parking 

Free parking is available at downtown street meters after 5 pm on weekdays. For nearby parking garages, might we suggest:

  • INB Parking Garage: adjacent to Levitt AMP concert site, at 4th and Capitol (suggested $5 donation to support three non-profits activating Levitt AMP concerts).
  • Herndon Parking Garage: adjacent to the Hoogland Center for the Arts, at 6th and Capitol ($5 fee)
  • Underground parking garage beneath the Springfield Public Library (free after 5 pm; accessible via 7th Street Alley, north of Library).

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