You can tell a superfan from a casual viewer by their ability to recognise a film or tv show from the first two notes of its soundtrack. One of the most evocative elements of experiencing a great movie or action-packed series is a captivating theme song or moving melody. Hans Zimmer’s “Discombobulate” from Sherlock Holmes never ceases to instil a sense of mystery. And, Candlelight invites you to rediscover an array of legendary soundtracks in a new light.
Coming to incredible New York venues, such as The Williamsburg Hotel and The Opera House, the Candlelight series is paying homage to the likes of Hans Zimmer, Joe Hisaishi, and more famous anime music. If you are a music lover who appreciates the power of film soundracks and anime theme songs, discover the selection of tributes coming to NYC.
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Prepare to hear some soul-stirring stuff at a Candlelight tribute to the compositions of Hans Zimmer. From real tearjerkers to uplifting and nostalgic tunes – these concerts promise to evoke a boatload of emotions with an otherworldly atmosphere. Expect to hear songs from Inception, The Lion King, Dunkirk, Pirates of the Caribbean, and much more performed by the talented string quartet.
The very best of Bollywood and Tollywood is being celebrated in NYC this September. The Highline String Quartet is taking to the candlelit stage at The Sheen Center to recreate music embodying all of the extravagance and romantic melodrama famous Bollywood and Tollywood films are known for. Immerse yourself in an unforgettable evening of music inspired by songs from Slumdog Millionaire, Pushpa, Brahmastra, and more.
This season, the stunning songs heard in some of your favorite anime movies are getting the magical Candlelight treatment inside Arlo Williamsburg. Scores from Kiki’s Delivery Service, Howls Moving Castle, Spirited Away and many other iconic movies will be performed on strings at this magnificent tribute to all things anime. Composed by the legendary Joe Hisaishi, these scores are timeless and spark nostalgia for any anime fans who listen to them.
Is there anything more relaxing than sitting in a candlelit setting surrounded by beautiful architecture and listening to classical music? The Candlelight series provides the perfect opportunity to unwind at stunning venues while allowing the familiar melodies of your favorite films and tv shows to wash over you.
Find the perfect Candlelight concert in NYC celebrating soundtracks that suits your schedule. With a wide range of performances coming to The Williamsburg Hotel, The Opera House, and St Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, you’re certain to find the ideal show for you.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.