Candlelight concerts are hosting musical tributes to iconic musicians and composers that have influenced the music that we listen to today. Celebrate these spectacular artists in some of Washington, D.C.’s most remarkable locations under the glow of candlelight.
Washington, D.C. is home to some of the most spectacular venues in the US. Packed with history and character, The Miracle Theatre, St. Francis Hall and National City Christian Church will be bathed in the light of hundreds of candles for Candlelight concerts that take place throughout spring. Simply sit back and enjoy the show.
Featured Candlelight Concerts
Candlelight: The Best of Hans Zimmer at Miracle Theater
Candlelight invites you to a special night to celebrate the works of the brilliant composer Hans Zimmer. Interstellar, The Dark Knight and The Lion King are just a small selection of movies that the composer has worked his musical magic on. While surrounded by hundreds of flickering candles, admire the works of the talented composer as well as his influence on movie soundtracks throughout his 40 year career.
Candlelight: A Tribute to Radiohead
Candlelight honors the discography of the iconic British rock band Radiohead at the Miracle Theatre. Celebrated as one of the most talented bands in alternative rock, Radiohead have experienced success around the world.
Fans can listen to the gifted Listeso String Quartet interpret popular classics produced by the band including Creep and Weird Fishes accompanied by the relaxing ambience.
The Best of Hans Zimmer at Miracle Theater
Hans Zimmer is a name that needs no introduction. If you aren’t familiar with his name, you have definitely heard his music. Zimmer has scored over 150 films, including Pirates of the Caribbean, Sherlock Holmes, and Inception. The award-winning German composer is known for his distinct style and tendency to combine electronic sounds with traditional orchestral arrangements. Experience some of his greatest works at this spectacular Candlelight concert.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in D.C.
The concerts have been met by countless 5-star reviews, and guests have called it “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“Wonderful concert! Enjoyed it immensely!” – A Tribute to ABBA
“This show was a delight. The atmosphere, the musicians, and the audience made for a wonderful, intimate musical experience.” – Sci-Fi and Fantasy Film Scores
“Amazing from start to finish!!” – A Tribute to Taylor Swift
“Wonderful 1st experience with this concept. Hope to return!” – A Tribute to Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, Al Green and More
The Candlelight series takes place twice each night with two back to back 60-65 minute performances. Doors will open 30 minutes prior to each show.
See in spring with an enchanting concert in some of D.C.’s most stunning venues. Candlelight is an experience unlike any other, and you won’t want to miss out.