Magical Candlelight Concerts In Chicago: Celebrating Iconic Soundtracks

Are you a melomaniac looking for a magical concert to attend during the Halloween month? Well, you are in luck! If you are in Chicago, attend this musical treated hosted by the Music Box Theatre. But this isn’t your standard musical tribute from any random album. Rather, this concert celebrates some of the best and most nostalgic soundtracks from popular shows and movies.

With scintillating string quartet performances, this concert will comprise some amazing compositions from shows and movies adored globally. Each magical Candlelight concerts will last 60 minutes giving you access to a feeling of being transported to a land of magical mysteries.


Enjoy The Spooky Evenings With Halloween-Themed Classics

Starting October 18, Candlelight would perform at this special spooky Halloween-themed concert. The list of musical numbers chosen for these concerts will pay tribute to well-known horror movies, standalone songs, and TV shows. To mark the Halloween month, Candlelight invites all horror music aficionados to enjoy some wonderful renditions of popular spooky music. The list of titles that would be a part of this fun concert includes Michael Jackson’s Thriller and The Addams Family’s title track.

Not just that, but celebrating the popular Mexican tradition of Dia de Muertos, Candlelight will also hold a concert on the first two days of November 2023. And, this would include traditional Mexican folklore songs such as La Bruja and La Llorona with the likes of Recuerdame and Amor Eterno. These songs will be performed by the classical music maestros DIVISI’s Amp’d String Quartet.


Here are the Halloween Candlelight Concert Dates For You To Plan Your Evenings:

  1. Candlelight: A Haunted Evening Of Halloween Classics– Venue: Café Brauer- Date: October 18 at 6:30 PM
  2. Candlelight: A Haunted Evening Of Halloween Classics– Venue: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church-Date: October 20 and 21 at 6:30 PM & 8:45 PM
  3. Candlelight: A Haunted Evening Of Halloween Classics– Venue: Stan Mansion- Date: October 25 and 26 at 6:30 PM & 8:45 PM
  4. Candlelight: A Haunted Evening Of Classical Compositions– Venue: Bohemian National Cemetary- Date: October 27 at 6:30 PM
  5. Candlelight: A Haunted Evening Of Halloween Classics– Venue: Wicker Park Lutheran Church- Date: October 28 at 7:00 PM & 9:15 PM
  6. Candlelight: A Haunted Evening Of Halloween Classics– Venue: Oak Park Arts Center- Date: October 29 at 4:00 PM
  7. Candlelight Dia De Los Muertos: Celebrating The Day Of The Dead– Venue: November 1 & 2 at 7:00 PM & 9:15 PM

Enjoy Zelda Tribute Candlelight Concerts At The Stan Mansion

If you are an avid videogame enthusiast and love music from well-known game franchises, make sure you attend this special tribute at the Stan Mansion. The concert will feature melodies from Skyward Sword, Spirit Tracks, Wind Waker, and The Legend Of Zelda. So, make sure you book your tickets for October 6 by visiting this link.


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