What would your favourite film be without the stunning soundtrack that accompanies it? A film’s score can stir emotions, intensify feelings and elevate a movie’s story line to new heights. To celebrate these spectacular film soundtracks, Candlelight presents this series of magnificent concerts for music lovers and film fanatics to unite in their love for the magic of the movies in Amsterdam.
Red Hat and Felix Meritis are some of the remarkable venues hosting this series of magical Candlelight concerts. Celebrate ingenious film composers like Hans Zimmer and Joe Hisaishi and hear scores from iconic movies including The Lion King and Singin’ in the Rain while bathing in the enchanting glow of candlelight.
As one of music’s most celebrated composers, Joe Hisaishi has certainly left his mark on the world of anime and film. This Candlelight tribute is giving fans of the art form the chance to hear classical renditions of songs from iconic movies and series including Laputa: Castle in the Sky, My Neighbour Totoro and Spirited Away at ARTIS Planetarium. By combining breathtaking live music with the flickering glow of thousands of candles in a fabulous setting known for its gorgeous architecture and charm, this sensational tribute concert is sure to impress.
Immerse yourself in the eternal compositions of one of the most notable composers of the minimalist genre. Ludovico Einaudi is well-known for his unique blend of classical music with other styles and genres such as pop, rock, folk, and world music. His music evokes feelings and brings forth memories, which is why he is also one of the most sought-after composers for film and TV. Listen to his most moving melodies, including “I Giorni”, “Divenire”, “Primavera” and “Fly” in a new light at the KIT Royal Tropical Institute.
Whether you’re a fan of thrilling action films, beloved anime series, or iconic animated classics, Candlelight is bringing the most spellbinding film soundtracks to life at this series of magical concerts in Amsterdam. Bring your friends, family, or that special someone to enjoy an unforgettable evening filled with remarkable live music performances and the enchanting glow of candlelight.