From Aretha Franklin to Marvin Gaye, this stunning concert series is all set to honor BHM!
The story of American music would be a short one without the contributions of Black American artists. So the beloved Candlelight concert series will be honoring this on an epic scale for Black History Month. The most beautiful Atlantan venues will be magically transformed by Candlelight, into one of the city’s most enchanting nights out.
Enjoy a gospel concert like never before, an intimate jazz show honoring the greats from the genre, and other special evenings dedicated to Black musical excellence! At their Jazz and the Black Experience concert, enjoy classics from Duke Ellington and Aretha Franklin to Billie Holiday, Marvin Gaye and more!
Candlelight will also be hosting A Tribute to Ray Charles and the Birth of Soul. paying tribute to the father of soul music. Sit back, relax, and enjoy a mesmerizing evening featuring some of the greatest songs from the genre including, ‘Hit The Road Jack’, ‘Hallelujah, I Love Her So’, and ‘Let The Good Times Roll’.
Another exciting addition to the schedule includes Candlelight Gospel. A talented choir will take on gospel classics like “Amazing Grace” and “Ain’t No Mountain High”. Artists such as Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and Aretha Franklin will be honored at this unique Candlelight experience. See below for the full line-up of unmissable concerts this Black History Month.
The gorgeous Atlantan venues included in this series of Candlelight concerts are the Theatrical Outfit, Piedmont Room, Trolley Barn, and St. James Live! Each iconic venue will be completely bathed in dazzling candlelight, metamorphizing into an intimate and enchanting setting, where you’ll feel the music in a brand new, and moving way.
The Candlelight series takes place twice each night, with two back to back 60-65 minute performances. There will be safety measures in place to make sure every visitor has a wonderful and safe evening.