Listening to classical music by candlelight in a beautiful setting sounds like the peaceful haven we all need.
Calm your mind and experience classical music in a new light with these sensational concerts in some of Charlotte’s most magical locations. This concert series known simply as Candlelight invites everyone to relive the greatest works of classical music, from Taylor Swift to jazz to a tribute to Adele and more, in some of Charlotte’s most classy and intimate spaces.
The experience has had enormous success around the world—in cities like Paris, Barcelona, and New York—and is equally as popular here in Charlotte for being an enchanting and cultured way to spend an evening. Buy tickets for Charlotte Candlelight concerts here.
Some of the seasonal concerts will feature a performance dedicated to Adele’s greatest hits and songs by the popular band, Coldplay, and an hour dedicated to Taylor Swift’s best songs, all played by the most talented classical musicians.
On December 14, enjoy a Holiday Special featuring “The Nutcracker” with songs played by the Listeso String Quartet like The First Noël, Joy to the World, and The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No. 4 RV 297: “Winter” by Vivaldi. With countless flickering candles illuminating each unique space, the Charlotte Candlelight concerts will present a collection of classical music over the course of 65 mesmerizing minutes.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.
These enchanting concerts will take place at three of Charlotte’s most unique and stunning venues: The Big Chill, Charlotte’s largest Motown/Rhythm and Blues/Jazz club, The Barrel Room, situated right in the heart of the South End neighborhood that includes a seven barrel brewing inside, and Dale F. Halton’s Theater’s at Piedmont College.
The Candlelight series takes place twice each night with two back to back 60-65 minute performances. Doors will open 45 minutes prior to each show.
The concerts have been met by countless 5-star reviews, and guests have called it “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”