Candlelight concerts are returning to Edmonton with a whole host of classical performances destined to amaze audiences across Alberta’s capital. Featuring classical renditions of modern music, alongside performances of traditional concertos, this series has something to suit everyone.
A Candlelight concert is a unique experience you won’t want to miss out on. Taking place in beautiful venues such as at Triffo Theatre in Allard Hall and inside the rustic interior at Pioneers Cabin, these concerts are carefully orchestrated events designed to enchant your eyes and ears.
Featured Candlelight Concerts in Edmonton
Cuddling up on the couch and watching A Charlie Brown Christmas never fails to get us in the holiday spirit. The festive TV special follows Charlie, Snoopy and the rest of the gang on a holiday adventure and features classic songs such as “Christmas Time Is Here”, “Skating”, “Hark, The Herald Angels Sing” and “Christmas Is Coming.” All these tunes and more will be performed by jazz trio Devin Hart Trio while thousands of twinkling candles light up Betty Andrews Recital Hall.
Get ready to shake off 2023 at the magnificent Triffo Theatre this season! Coming to the spacious performance hall of the MacEwan University, is sensational tribute to Miss Americana that is sure to convert anyone into a die-hard Swiftie.
Valkyrie string quartet is reimagining some of Tay Tay’s greatest hits in a tribute that encapsulates all of her eras. From “Love Story” and “Cardigan” to “Wildest Dreams” and “I Knew You Were Trouble”, listen to Taylor’s musical repertoire under the warm glow of candlelight.
If pop rock is more your kind of thing, Candlelight is also bringing the captivating melodies of one of the most successful bands in the world, Coldplay. They’re constantly filling out stadiums and spreading messages of peace and love through their powerful anthems. This year, even if you couldn’t see them in person during their Music of the Spheres tour, worry not! Hear their most beloved songs, such as “Clocks”, “Speed of Sound” and “Paradise” at Triffo Theatre in Allard Hall.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Edmonton
Candlelight has been met with countless 5-star reviews since arriving in Edmonton. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“Absolutely excellent musicianship and artistry. Great ambiance.” – Vivaldi’s Four Seasons and more
“The tribute concert amazing! I’m a big fan of Radiohead so I was head over the moon with the whole performance. I got shivers down my back with the good feelings from listening to the instrumental string versions of the songs!” – A Tribute to Radiohead
“A fabulous concert. I was dancing in my chair throughout the evening. I will be back!” – A Tribute to Rock and Pop Classics
“Incredible atmosphere, good sound, great artists, good selection of music” – 100 Years of Warner Bros.
“My daughter, my granddaughter and I loved this show! The musicians and the singer were spectacular. The venue was perfect. It was a magical evening!” – Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, and the Women of Jazz
Candlelight is an experience unlike any other, and you won’t want to miss out. Simply sit back and savour the stunning orchestral takes on modern-day hits and the music of yesteryear.
What’s more, you can make the most of an evening out by inviting friends, family or a special someone along for an unforgettable experience.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.