What better way to experience music in a new light than bathing in the warm glow of these spellbinding Candlelight concerts taking place in some of the city’s most magnificent settings? A variety of performances are illuminating NYC, with tributes to Vivaldi, Coldplay, Beyoncé and many more.
New Yorkers are in for a treat this season, with a huge variety of fresh Candlelight concerts, including tributes to both Nirvana and Bad Bunny. A nostalgic ode to Grunge band Nirvana will include songs like ‘Heart Shaped Box’, ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’, and ‘In Bloom’ at Irondale. At The Sheen Center for Thought & Culture, Reggaeton will come to life with Bad Bunny songs like ‘Tití Me Preguntó’ and ‘La Noche de Anoche’.
The Ballroom at Arlo Williamsburg welcomes PureSoul New York this March for a spectacular tribute to R&B classics. From Anita Baker’s “Caught Up In The Rapture” to Silk Sonic’s “Leave The Door Open”, prepare for a soulful evening illuminated by thousands of flickering candles and inspired by all things pop, gospel, blues, and jazz.
And anime fans can look forward to a Candlelight concert celebrating the magical worlds of Tokyo Ghoul, Naruto, Attack on Titan, and more. Find your seat at The Opera House and discover what happens when highly emotive and powerful melodies meet the classical form thanks to the Highline String Quartet.
Candlelight is turning to rock classics on March 21 for a memorable tribute to some of the genre’s greatest legends. The setlist includes music by The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, David Bowie, and more. Sit back and relax as the skilled musicians take you on a nostalgic journey through rock’s more stand-out moments.
Candlelight has been met with countless 5-star reviews from all over the USA. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“So happy with the experience we had! Definitely would go again!!” – Candlelight K-pop: A Tribute to BTS
“Magical, an otherworldly experience in the flickering orange light.” – A Tribute to Adele
“Amazing show ! Lovely selections and tributes to some of my favorite anime.” – Favorite Anime Themes
“The event was wonderful! I will be telling all of my friends and family to attend!” – Legends of R&B
After having enormous success around the world—in cities like London, Manchester, Madrid, Barcelona, and Paris—Candlelight concerts are lighting up NYC in all of its glory! Performances, which pay tribute to various composers past and present, have been known to sell out in days; hold off on getting your ticket and you might just miss out.
The Candlelight series typically takes place twice each night with two back-to-back 60-65 minute performances. Doors will open 30 minutes prior to each show.