Since arriving in the Gold Coast, Candlelight Concerts have illuminated some of the city’s most unique and gorgeous locations. The soft glow of thousands of candles creates enchanting events that you won’t soon forget. While most people are drawn to candlelight like a moth to a flame, there are still some sceptics who don’t understand the appeal. So here are 7 reasons why a candlelight concert is the perfect way to spend an evening.
1. The Musicians
Candlelight concerts showcase some of the top musical talents the Gold Coast has to offer. From string quartets to piano solos and full orchestras, each musician has been handpicked to offer audiences only the best experience. Enjoy seeing these skilled musicians in action, and be inspired by their passion and dedication to their craft.
2. The Venue
Something that Candlelight is known for around the world, is the incredible venues it chooses for its concerts. From cathedrals and synagogues to museums and art galleries. Each concert will take you to a beautiful location in your city.
3. The Atmosphere
While the venues themselves are iconic, the atmosphere is elevated by thousands of glittering candles. The soft glow of the candles enhances the intimate and enchanting atmosphere of each performance, giving them a timeless and ethereal quality.
4. Variety Of Musical Genres
While these concerts started as tributes to historical composers like Bach and Mozart, Candlelight has added many more genres to its repertoire! Enjoy pop hits in a tribute to Taylor Swift, or throw it back to the 70s with an evening of Fleetwood Mac. Whatever your musical preference there will be a candlelight concert for you.
5. The Stories Behind The Music
Aiming to create a sense of intimacy, and breaking down the barrier between performer and audience, the musicians often interact with the crowd during the shows. Whether it’s to tell you more about the artist or share a funny story, you will always leave having felt a personal connection to the performance.
6. The Unbeatable Ticket Prices
While classical music concerts are often seen as an unattainable luxury, Candlelight strives to remain as accessible as possible. With tickets all under $50, and with various ticket options available, it is an event worth adding to your plans!
7. The 5-Star Reviews
While we can wax lyrical about how incredible the Candlelight Concert series is, the real proof is in the raving reviews!
💬 Dixie L. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: “Incredible talented and entertaining. The venue was beautiful:) so thankful for a beautiful experience.”
💬 Jacqueline K. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: “Extraordinary evening with talent beyond our expectations. The venue and setting were incredible. We had a fantastic evening!”
💬 Rasheeda H. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: “Beautiful experience. Highly skilful and musically gifted artists. Enjoyed it.”