This summer, Winnipeg will be hosting a series of classical concerts played by amazingly talented musicians. Candlelight invites everyone to relive some of the greatest works of music. You can find everything from contemporary artists, such as Coldplay, Taylor Swift, and Hans Zimmer, to Vivaldi’s Four Seasons. Whether you’re a fan of classical music or pop rock, there’s something for everyone.
After having enormous success around the world—in cities like Paris, Barcelona, and New York—the experience is finally here with six different concerts, featuring the awe-inspiring Manitoba Museum‘s Planetarium space and the fascinating Fort Garry Hotel.
Featured Candlelight Concerts
Candlelight “will rock you” with this one-of-a-kind performance celebrating one of the most legendary band’s of all time, Queen. From “Another One Bites the Dust” and “Somebody to Love” to “Bohemian Rhapsody”, the talented Listeso string quartet will reintroduce you to some of the British rock band’s most beloved hits. You can also expect to be captivating by compositions from Giacomo Puccini and Mozart. Don’t miss out on this perfect fusion of rock and classical music.
Experience something special this Halloween and immerse yourself in a 60-minute performance at Crescent Fort Rouge United Church. A talented Listeso string quartet is taking to the candlelit stage to recreate some of the spooky season’s greatest classics. Unwind at a venue bathed in the glow of hundreds of flickering candles and listen to spine-chilling takes on the legendary likes of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” and more.
Calling all Swifties to Fort Garry Hotel for a unique tribute to the music icon. One of the most popular and influential artists in the world, Taylor Swift is an artist that nearly everyone is familiar with. Prepare to experience her music like never before while listening to classical renditions of some of her beloved chart-topping hits. The set list includes “All Too Well”, “Wildest Dreams”, “Lover”, and many more fan favorites.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts in Winnipeg
Candlelight is an experience unlike any other, and you won’t want to miss out. These exciting locations will host revisited classics like Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, and tributes to Queen, Coldplay, Taylor Swift, and Hans Zimmer, among others. All concerts in Winnipeg will be performed by the beloved Listeso String Quartet, who have played at Candlelight concerts throughout the world.
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!”
Note: For the safety of our audience, all of the candlelight will be provided through flameless candles.