Treat yourself to a relaxing evening surrounded by shimmering candlelight and beautiful music at these stunning evening concerts in Miami.
Fever’s widely popular Candlelight series is taking the city by storm, bringing mesmerizing classical, jazz, pop and rock by candlelight to Miami’s loveliest spaces!
Featuring stunning performances both in indoor and outdoor spaces Candlelight invites everyone to relive the greatest works of music, all the way from Mozart to Queen and Daft Punk, in an intimate atmosphere.
Enjoy magical tunes from some of your favorite movies on strings from the renowned Listesso String Quartet or take in the energetic notes of Queen’s greatest works, all while taking in the beautiful Bloom Ballroom at Jungle Island bathed in hundreds of flickering candles. The event will offer safe, comfortable and socially distant seating for all, spread out over plenty of glowing space. If you’re looking for something more modern, you can also choose to enjoy a night full of Pop on Strings at the same location.
Classical music lovers may enjoy a night out at Plymouth Congregational Church in Coconut Grove while listening to Chopin’s greatest works and get transported to another era as this stunning Spanish Colonial building comes to life under the flickering lights of hundreds of candles.
Another location for the intimate concerts is Palapa at Upper Buena Vista, where the soft candlelight gives the surrounding jungle-like environment an extra special glow. The breezy open-air space will allow the themes from iconic anime series spanning Naruto to Sailor Moon and Full Metal Alchemist (Brotherhood) to completely fill the room.
The Tucán Lounge in Brickell is hosting an evening filled with the very best of Latin Jazz featuring tunes by Celia Cruz, Tito Puente and Ray Baretto performed by the Chanchullo Band. Whether salsa, bossa-nova, bomba, or Cuban-soul, this evening of percussive Latin jazz is the perfect soundtrack to soak up the lively Miami spirit.
Fans of Daft Punk and EDM may choose to pay tribute to the iconic DJ duo with a night at the North Beach Bandshell with Nu Deco Nucleus which will be playing Daft Punk’s greatest hits on strings. A smaller configuration of Miami’s 21st-century orchestra Nu Deco Ensemble, NDE has exploded into Miami’s eclectic music scene, captivating audiences, holistically engaging with its community and fusing innovative, genre-bending orchestral performances and collaborations with the highest levels of musical artistry.
And Halloween enthusiasts will certainly enjoy Candlelights two Halloween specials. These include a breezy evening out at Jungle island enjoying Halloween classics on strings such as Thriller by Michael Jackson and the Ghostbusters’ theme while taking in the stunning views of Miami’s skyline. A Halloween Piano Special will also be held at Coral Gables’ Congregational where you’ll be able to enjoy haunting yet stunning classical pieces such as Ravel’s “Jeux d’eau, M.30” and Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue” by candlelight.
Whether you’re looking for a beautifully unique classical or jazz performance or a romantic candlelit experience, these concerts will fit the bill. And you don’t even need to be a music connoisseur to enjoy the experience (though of course, that is welcome as well!).