The Candlelight concert series invites everyone to experience amazing classical renditions of some of the most popular songs around the world. You’ll get to enjoy a range of musical genres in Boston’s most special venues that, along with the flicker of candles, will make your heart melt.
You can catch tributes to Fleetwood Mac, Sinatra, Radiohead, and more, at the Old South Church, Temple Ohabei Shalom, First Church, Premiere on Broadway, City Winery Boston, and Simons Theatre. It will be something you won’t want to miss out on!
Old South Church
Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, this historic landmark was founded in 1669 and has been the site of many significant events in American history, including being the meeting place for the Boston Tea Party in 1773.
Old South Church is hard to miss, with its stunning 246-foot bell tower and its unique blend of Gothic and Romanesque styles. It’s the ideal location for classical music concerts. The spacious sanctuary and grand pipe organ add to the overall divine atmosphere of the venue.
Temple Ohabei Shalom
You may know this venue because it’s located in the historic neighborhood of Brookline in Boston. But this temple is also the oldest Jewish congregation in Massachusetts, founded in 1842. It’s a prime example of Byzantine and Romanesque Revival architecture.
The temple’s striking exterior features a red brick facade, arches, and intricate details with sculpted figures and mosaics. Inside, the sanctuary is equally impressive, with a high vaulted ceiling and beautiful stained-glass windows. The overall ambiance of the temple is of grandeur and reverence, an ideal setting for classical renditions of your favorite contemporary songs.
First Church in Cambridge
A historic church located in Harvard Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts, it has a rich history dating back to the earliest days of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. The current building is a beautiful example of neo-Gothic architecture with soaring ceilings and sophisticated details. If you attend a concert at First Church, you’ll encounter an atmosphere of solemnity, perfectly fitting for a range of classical performances Candlelight has in store for you.
Premiere on Broadway
This family-owned venue located at 517 Broadway, Somerville is quite relaxed and inviting. It offers great décor and is a great meeting spot for your friends and family. This place is all about celebrating musicians and legends of the silver screen, so it’s an ideal venue for tribute concerts of some of the world’s most successful artists. You can also savor their long list of cocktails or even try their Italian-inspired dishes.
City Winery Boston
City Winery Boston is a unique event space that combines a working winery with a restaurant, bar, and music venue. Located in the vibrant neighborhood of West End, the space offers a cozy and intimate atmosphere that is perfect for hosting concerts with live musicians playing surrounded by hundreds of candles. The venue’s design features exposed brick walls and rustic wood accents, a versatile layout suitable for numerous music events.
Located within the New England Aquarium, this theatre is a state-of-the-art venue that provides an immersive and unique environment for its audiences. Here you will enter the incredible land of filmmaking and enjoy live performances of your favorite soundtracks. The theatre features advanced audio technology, making for an evening you’ll never forget, guaranteed.
Candlelight has charmed more than 100 cities around the world. Whether you’re looking for a wonderfully unique classical performance, intimate venues, or a romantic 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.