The Candlelight series is returning to Nashville with its original concept and signature glow. Experience music in a new light with these enchanting performances that dive into the works of great composers and contemporary artists with intimate tributes to remarkable pieces of music. Hear tributes to iconic rock and roll artists like Pink Floyd and Radiohead as well as classical geniuses like Vivaldi and Hans Zimmer at this magical series of Candlelight concerts in some of Nashville’s most enchanting venues.
This season, The Parthenon, the world’s only exact size and detailed replica of the original temple in Athens, and the historic Downtown Presbyterian Church take center stage for this series of magnificent Candlelight concerts. So, grab your friends or loved ones and prepare to be enchanted by Candlelight!
Featured Candlelight Concerts
New Candlelight Programs
With summer slowly coming to an end, Candlelight is starting the new season with new additions to its long repertoire of classical tributes. Be prepared to experience the iconic songs of the groundbreaking British band Pink Floyd at The Parthenon. This season promises to be pretty groovy!
Nashville welcomes the Candlelight series’ classical twist on the festive season this December. Taking place at The Parthenon, this mesmerizing performance’s setlist includes traditional carols, timeless compositions, and more. Fall under a nostalgic spell and enjoy listening to a talented Listeso string quartet serenade you with the likes of Claude Debussy’s The Snow is Dancing and Émile Waldteufel’s The Skaters’ Waltz, Op. 183 (Les Patineurs).
If you’re a fan of Coldplay’s alternative rock sound and are moved by their almost anthemic hits, then this Candlelight tribute to the popular band is for you. Taking place at the impressive Parthenon in Nashville, the performance is bound to leave you with a different perspective on not only architecture, but also on the British group’s legendary hits. “In My Place”, “Paradise”, “Fix You”, and “Yellow” are some of the fan favorites included on the setlist.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Nashville
Candlelight concerts have received countless 5-star reviews and will be continuing to dazzle audiences in Nashville.
“GREAT PERFORMANCE! What a fun time. Amazing venue!” – Sci-Fi and Fantasy Film Scores
“As always, such beautiful music by talented artists.” – Vivaldi’s Four Seasons & More
“ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!! I would go to this performance more than once.” – A Tribute to Beyoncé
“Wonderful experience! Made me appreciate Coldplay much more.” – A Tribute to Coldplay
Hundreds of flickering candles will be illuminating The Parthenon and Downtown Presbyterian Church for these stunning Candlelight concerts that will present a collection of classical music over the course of 60-65 mesmerizing minutes.
Hear the works of some of the most notable and timeless composers and rediscover contemporary chart-topping hits in a new light! With a variety of tributes to choose from, you are certain to find something that suits your tastes.