Concert Comments

We invite you to attend Concert Comments with Music Director Ken Lam. Concert Comments is an informative pre-concert talk held one hour before Symphony concerts in each community with Music Director Ken Lam and the featured guest artist. 

Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts, Bloomington, IL

Concert Comments are held in the concert hall at the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts.

Beautiful & Bold
Friday, October 18, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

Love Notes
Friday, February 14, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

Spring Celebration
Friday, March 20, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

French Finale
Friday, May 1, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

UIS Performing Arts Center, Springfield, IL

Concert Comments are held in Sangamon Auditorium at the UIS Performing Arts Center. 

Beautiful & Bold
Saturda, October 19, 2019 @ 6:30 PM

Love Notes
Saturday, February 15, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

Spring Celebration
Saturday, March 21, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

French Finale
Saturday, May 2, 2020 @ 6:30 PM

Concert Comments in Springfield are hosted by Illinois Stories Host Mark McDonald of WSEC/PBS Springfield. We are proud to partner with WSEC/PBS Springfield for our Concert Comments series.

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