Inspiring Influences

Come experience the rockin' sounds of Yoshimatsu's Atom Hearts Club Suite No. 2 inspired by the music of Pink Floyd and The Beatles. Jolivet’s Japanese-inspired Flute Concerto features Principal Flutist Kimberly McCoul Risinger and Mahler’s daring arrangement of Beethoven's ‘Serioso’ String Quartet closes out this evening of inspiring influences!

Andrew Joon Choi, Conductor | Kimberly McCoul Risinger, Flute

Yoshimatsu Atom Hearts Club Suite No. 2Jolivet Concerto for Flute and String OrchestraBeethoven/Mahler String Quartet No. 11, “Serioso” [ Program Notes ]

Join us following the concert for Coda Conversations.

Tickets (General Admission):  $21
Students (Age 12-24 with ID)  $10
Students (11 & Under):  $5


Friday, April 14, 2023 @ 7:30 PM
First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL


Saturday, April 15, 2023 @ 7:30 PM
Second Presbyterian Church, Bloomington, IL

Support Provided By:

The Landmark Automotive Group, Debra & Daniel Brownstone, M.D., Kathryn Ransom, A Circle of Springfield Physicians, Carolyn & Duane Yockey

Springfield Venue First Presbyterian Church - Springfield

321 S. 7th St., Springfield, IL 62701
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Your Illinois Symphony Orchestra performs Chamber Orchestra concerts at the First Presbyterian Church. Tickets for Chamber Orchestra concerts may be purchased through the UIS Ticket Office or at First Presbyterian Church prior to the performance.

Physical Address:
321 S 7th | Springfield, IL  62701

Ticket Office Information

UIS Ticket Office
Tickets for all Illinois Symphony Orchestra season concerts are sold through the UIS Ticket Office. Tickets may be purchased by in-person, by phone, or online. 

  • In-Person:  UIS Ticket Office is located in the lobby of the Public Affairs Center Building on the UIS Campus.
  • Phone:  (217) 206-6160
  • Online:

UIS Ticket Office Hours:
Monday through Friday:  10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Saturday - Sunday:  Closed

First Presbyterian Church
Tickets may be purchased at First Presbyterian Church one hour prior to the performance.


Navigate the downtown area with this parking list.

  • FREE street parking surrounding First Presbyterian Church.
  • FREE parking available in Grace Lutheran Church’s lot (located at the corner of 7th & Capitol Avenue)
  • FREE parking available in the Bus Lot at Lincoln's Home (Immediately south of Grace Lutheran Church on 7th Street)
  • FREE parking available in the City Garage at 801 E. Capitol (between Library and Firehouse) after 6:00 PM
  • Springfield Downtown Parking Garage | $3 after 1 pm on Fridays, Cash & Card accepted, Located 6th & Capitol

Arrival Information:  For driving directions and parking Information, please click here. Seating is general admission, and you are welcome to arrive thirty minutes prior to the event to select your seats for the concert.

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