It’s the second major concert cancellation in Springfield in a week.

Blaming  “circumstances beyond our control” Christian music artists Amy Grant and Michael W. Smith have canceled their Nov. 14 concert at Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.

KSPR News has learned Michael W. Smith also canceled a concert in Springfield, IL October 21 because of a scheduling conflict related to the release f his new album.

No other concert dates on the Smith’s and Grant’s “2 friends Tour”  have been canceled.

Hammons Hall patrons who purchased tickets to this performance with a credit card – by phone, at the box office, or via the Internet through – will receive an automatic refund.  Refunds for patrons who paid by cash or check will be processed as soon as possible, with refunds arriving by mail. 

Last week (10-27) The Charlie Daniels Band canceled its November 17 tour at Drury’s O’Reilly Family Event Center because of a death in the band.