Levitt AMP
Springfield | Illinois


Downtown Springfield Heritage Foundation

May 30 - August 1, 2019

The first Levitt AMP Springfield Music Series will breathe new life into a large, vacant lot in Springfield’s historic business district. Located in the same district where President Abraham Lincoln delivered his historic “House Divided Speech,” the series aims to reignite civic engagement and pride, while bringing residents together to envision the future

Presented by the Downtown Springfield Heritage Foundation, which promotes and preserves the historic, architectural, artistic and cultural heritage of Springfield through education, preservation and beautification, in partnership with Downtown Springfield Inc. (DSI) and Springfield Area Arts Council (SAAC).

For concert schedule updates due to weather, please visit Levitt AMP Springfield's Facebook or Instagram pages. 


Past Events

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 7pm

Damon Mitchell

Damon Mitchell infuses jazz and soul into the canon of traditional and spiritual gospel music, empowering audiences with his inspirational lyricism.

With opening act Roddrick Lemar at 6pm.

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Thursday, June 06, 2019 at 7pm

The Skatalites

Take a trip down a two-tone memory lane with The Skatalites, one of Jamaica's original heavy-hitting ska and rocksteady bands.

With opening act TaQsem at 6pm.

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Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 7pm

Illinois Symphony Orchestra's Brass and Percussion Ensemble

Witness the energy of the Illinois Symphony Orchestra's hometown heroes, who bring uplifting brass arrangements to communities all around the state.

With opening act Timbre at 6pm.

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Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 7pm

Oro Solido

Blending folksy percussion, fast-paced rhythms and catchy chorus melodies, Oro Solido gets everyone dancing with their vibrant merengue music.

With opening act Jerry Palacios at 6pm.

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Thursday, June 27, 2019 at 7pm

Fareed Haque's Flat Earth Ensemble

Combining the charismatic dance and folk traditions of his Punjabi roots with American jazz and funk, Fareed Haque’s Flat Earth Ensemble melds music from around the world into a contemporary, eclectic and dynamic sound.

With opening act Jazz Robots at 6pm.

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Thursday, July 04, 2019 at 7pm

Tameca Jones

Named the best female vocalist at the 2018 Austin Music Awards, the Texas-based blues and soul sensation Tameca Jones drops jaws and captivates audiences with sweet, powerful vocals that soar above heavy guitar, rhythmic keyboard and soothing backup vocals.

With opening act Chel at 6pm.

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Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 7pm

Dirty Dozen Brass Band

New Orleans-based Dirty Dozen Brass Band layers traditional brass band music with bebop jazz, funk and R&B for a lively 'musical gumbo.'

With opening act Frank Parker at 6pm.

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Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 7pm

Liz Cooper and the Stampede

Combining rollicking roots-rock with effortless indie pop cool, Liz Cooper and The Stampede are a Nashville-based band that sounds like summertime.

With opening act Kate Laine at 6pm.

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Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 7pm


Experience a magical revival of Celtic music and Americana songs (complete with traditional Irish dancers and bagpipers!) from award-winning folk duo Switchback.

With opening act Skibbereen at 6pm.

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Thursday, August 01, 2019 at 7pm

John Moreland

Described as country superstar “Miranda Lambert’s favorite songwriter” in an interview with Rolling Stone, John Moreland’s signature brand of honest, emotion-driven songwriting and coarse, vulnerable vocals have solidified his place at the forefront of contemporary Americana music.

With opening act Edward David Anderson at 6pm.

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