Glasgow is a city filled with magic and mystery and this season, bathing some of Glasgow’s most magical locations in a gorgeous glow of flickering light, these unforgettable evenings invite everyone to unwind, sit back, and let the music sing. Candlelight offers an array of dazzling concerts, from tributes to the fabulous Whitney Houston and Taylor Swift to rock and roll legends Pink Floyd and singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen.
Candlelight knows how to deliver a truly special experience. Each concert will transport you to a different world in the most amazing venues Glasgow has to offer, including the creative Òran Mór, onboard the mysterious Tall Ship, and at Georgian-style Trades Hall of Glasgow.
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New Candlelight Programs
This season, Candlelight is expanding its wide range of genres with new and exciting concerts coming to Glasgow. Illuminating some of the most breathtaking venues in the city, namely The Tall Ship and Òran Mór, are two new tributes to a legendary prog rock band and one of the most influential singer-songwriters of the 20th century. With their powerful and thought-provoking lyrics and everlasting, catchy melodies they continue to resonate with fans to this day. We are talking of course about the likes of Pink Floyd and Leonard Cohen.
Get in the Christmas spirit of things with this jazzy holiday Candlelight concert coming to Glasgow. Taking place at Mackintosh Queen’s Cross, the performance features Marianne McGregor and a band performing renditions of some heartwarming Christmas classics. From “Santa Baby” to “Frosty the Snowman”, have yourself a merry little Christmas thanks to these soothing melodies performed with a unique twist.
A Candlelight concert dedicated to movie soundtracks awaits at The Tall Ship and it promises to be unforgettable. There you can immerse yourself in the mesmerizing melodies that have graced the silver screen over the years. Under the soft glow of candlelight, hear music from cinematic classics like Cinema Paradiso, The Godfather, and La La Land, which will transport you to iconic film moments.
All upcoming Candlelight concerts in Glasgow
Candlelight has taken the world by storm and the concerts have been met by countless 5-star reviews and guests have called them “an amazing experience” and “mesmerising and completely enchanting”.
“Simply incredible from start to finish! The beautiful setting felt very intimate and the sounds were stunning.” – Movie Soundtracks
“Beautiful evening, I had goosebumps the whole way through.” – A Tribute to Taylor Swift
“Absolutely amazing. The musicians were brilliant, loved the music and the banter.” – A Tribute to Queen
“What a beautiful night. Well done to the string quartets, amazing music, amazing atmosphere, would highly recommend.”- Hans Zimmer’s Best Works
“It was absolutely breathtaking! I’ve never experienced anything like it. Sheer brilliance” – A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac
Candlelight concerts are perfect for special evenings with loved ones or plans with friends. And if you’re just looking to get lost in some magical musical performances in breathtaking venues, a candlelit concert is the ideal place for that, too.
There are typically two back-to-back 60-65-minute performances taking place each night. Doors open 30 minutes prior to the start time.
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.