Candlelight is ready to bring you the most luxurious and magical experience at the opulent Odd Fellow Palæet. Take the weight off your feet and forget all of your worries as you listen to talented musicians perform classic movie and anime soundtracks, surrounded by flickering candles.
You may have to double-take as the orchestra plays tunes from favourites such as The Wizard of Oz and The Lord of the Rings, in the classiest, most refined manner. All you have to do is sit and let the music fill your senses whilst candles cast gorgeous shadows around the room.
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The Best of Hans Zimmer at Odd Fellow Palæet
The German composer is perhaps best known for his immense contribution to films, having scored more than 500 projects in film and TV. Hans Zimmer’s exhilarating music blends elements of electronic music with traditional orchestral arrangements, amazing to enjoy under the glow of candles.
And where better to hear the sounds of Inception, Interstellar and Dunkirk than at Odd Fellow Palæet? The Rococo town mansion has been occupied by various wealthy families, but this spring, it will play host to an intimate concert under the glow of candlelight.
The Best of Joe Hisaishi at Odd Fellow Palæet
Anime has increasingly become popular with people of all ages to the complex characters and storylines and the incredibly elaborate music. Helped by music scores, viewers can identify with the characters’ adventures and become emotionally invested in a scene. This spring, Candlelight is celebrating the works of Japanese composer Joe Hisaishi, known for scoring over 100 films, mainly associated with Studio Ghibli.
Soundtracks from Castle in the Sky, Kiki’s Delivery Service, Spirited Away and Princess Mononoke are only a few of the songs that will be performed by the talented Copenhagen Strings. The combination of nostalgic tunes, performed by first rate musicians in a stunning venue, really can’t be beat.
Rings & Dragons at Odd Fellow Palæet
For those of us that grew up watching The Lord of the Rings, their soundtracks are an indelible part of who we are. As you hear the ethereal notes of The Passing of the Elves, you are reminded of the Wood-elves singing, beautifully setting the scene. When the trumpets and cymbals of The Cavern of Isengard sound across the sanctuary, you can’t help but get chills as you’re reminded of Saruman’s rise to power.
To add more oopmh to it all, also featured in the programme are classical renditions of the Game of Thrones franchise and The Hobbit. It will make for an unforgettable and fantastical evening!
100 Years of Warner Bros. at Odd Fellow Palæet
Candlelight is also celebrating 100 years of the iconic Warner Bros. film studios, one of the leaders in the American film and TV industry. This enchanting tribute concert lets film lovers listen to the magic of the award-winning soundtracks from a range of classics including Casablanca, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and The Wizard of Oz, to recent blockbusters like Wonder Woman and A Star Is Born. Enter the mesmerising worlds of your favorite movies during an evening of breathtaking live music performed by Copenhagen Strings.
Candlelight has been such a success across many different countries—Paris, New York, Madrid and Barcelona. Therefore, the experience has been fine-tuned over the years to create something truly special, which you won’t want to miss for anything.
The stunning Rococo structure, Odd Fellow Palæet, will be flooded by the warm light of hundreds of candles, as you relive iconic scenes from your favourite movies. The performances typically last 60 minutes and doors open 30 minutes before start time, giving you plenty of time to take in the beauty of the venue and find your seats.