Candlelight invites everyone to experience mesmerising classical renditions of some of the most well-known songs around the world. You’ll get to enjoy a range of musical genres in Brissie’s most special venues, like St. John’s Cathedral, and Brisbane City Hall, that along with the glow of hundreds of flickering candles make for heart-warming experiences.
Brisbane is the fastest growing city in Australia and it’s known worldwide for its Lamingtons and koalas, but watch out, for soon it will also be synonymous with Candlelight. This concert series is sure to get you swept up in the magic of amazing live classical music!
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Praise the music in St. John’s Cathedral! Located in the city’s central business district, this significant landmark’s architecture is a mix of Gothic Revival and Romanesque styles, featuring intricate stonework and beautiful stained glass windows. You can’t find a better backdrop to intimate classical music concerts illuminated by warm and gentle glow of candles.
This iconic landmark located in the heart of Brisbane, was completed in 1930. For over 30 years it was the tallest building in the city and served as a symbol of Brisbane’s growth and prosperity during that time. In addition to its historical significance and architectural grandeur, Brisbane City Hall is renowned for its acoustics and is a popular venue for intimate concerts. Its sweeping marble staircases, vaulted ceilings, chandeliers and mosaic-tiled floor combined with talented live musicians and flickering candlelight make for soul-stirring experiences you’re unlikely to forget.
Keep an eye out for upcoming classical renditions of your favourite pop and rock artists at the City Hall.
The Cathedral of St. Stephen is a gorgeous Gothic revival cathedral. Dating back to 1863 when the first stone was laid, this spot is a sight to behold, with soaring spires, and tall stained windows, and all in the centre of Brisbane on Elizabeth Street! It’s going to look ever more incredible lit by hundreds of candles as the sound of musical tributes fills that colossal space.
Candlelight has charmed over 100 cities around the world and now it’s come to wow Brisbane next. Whether you’re looking for a wonderfully unique classical performance, intimate venues, or a radiant candlelit experience, these concerts will definitely satisfy your soul.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.