Known for its signature sea of candles and stunning venues, the Candlelight series continues to illuminate over 100 major cities worldwide. The wildly popular concerts invite music lovers to rediscover some of their favorite music under the warm glow of candlelight. And if you have yet to enjoy this one-of–a-kind live music experience, here are seven undeniable reasons why you don’t want to miss out on these mesmerizing shows.
1. The musicians
Candlelight musicians range from talented pianists and string quartets to jazz bands. They are professionals providing audiences with the chance to hear famous compositions and hits in an entirely different way. In the skilled hands of these musicians, you can be discover new sides to familiar tunes, concertos, and more.
2. A magical atmosphere
Previous Candlelight concerts have taken place at historic cathedrals, old movie theaters turned concert halls, government buildings, and more. And when it comes to performances in Charlotte, the standard of setting is no different. A welcome combination of flickering candles and striking architecture or a storied past makes for a unique experience in the city.
3. Enchanting tributes to timeless composers
Candlelight is proud of its diverse reportoire. And when it comes to celebrating revered composers, this fact is no different. From the legendary likes of Bach and Beethoven to Vivaldi and Mozart, the Candlelight series offers fans of classical music the opportunity to enjoy hearing eternal works in a traditional way.
4. Not everything is classical…
While there is something undeniably special about appreciating classical music under the glow of candlelight, these captivating concerts are also inspired by contemporary artists. You can discover tributes to Adele, Coldplay, Taylor Swift, Hans Zimmer, and more. Whether you’re a fan of appreciating the power of film scores or prefer the upbeat, chart-topping hits of music icons, there is a Candlelight concert for everyone.
5. Stories that bring you closer to the music
Instead of moving on to the next song or classical composition at these performances, the musicians will offer audiences some context about the music and artist. From short anecdotes to interesting facts, there’s something special and valuable to be found in having some background information when trying to appreciate an awe-inspiring work.
6. Unbeatable ticket prices
Candlelight concerts are part of Fever’s mission to “democratize access to culture and entertainment.” You’ll notice when purchasing your tickets to one of these sensational performances that there are several ticket options available at different prices. While the price depends on the seating and how close it is to the stage, you can catch a tribute to Taylor Swift and more starting at around $25.
7. Countless 5-star reviews from around the world
What’s more, the concert series has received rave reviews from attendees who have experienced the one-of-a-kind performances in Charlotte.
“Amazing concert! Well organized and the musicians did an amazing job!” – A Tribute to Coldplay
“The location, the music, and the musicians were all top-notch, excellent song selection; already want to come and hear these songs again.” – A Tribute to ABBA
“The event itself was extraordinary. The musicians were phenomenal and the atmosphere and music was fantastic as well.” – A Tribute to Adele
“This was an amazing experience. The music was beautiful and fun. It brought back memories of being 17, and listening to Queen.” – A Tribute to Queen
Are you convinced yet? If so, you won’t want to miss out on the series of spectacular concerts taking place at impressive venues in Charlotte. Invite some friends and family, or simply use this experience as a chance to enjoy some time alone.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight is provided through flameless candles.