After the release of their breakout single Yellow in 2000, Coldplay quickly shot to fame. Since then, the British band have embarked on sold-out stadium tours around the world and earned themselves millions of loyal fans in the process. Celebrating Coldplay’s stellar career is this stunning Candlelight tribute concert coming to Chicago this summer. A string quartet will be dazzling audiences with classical renditions of the band’s biggest hits in one of the city’s most incredible locations.
As one of Chicago’s oldest buildings, Wicker Park Lutheran Church provides a stunning and historic setting for this magical concert. Hear talented musicians perform spellbinding compositions on violins, a cello and a viola while you unwind in one of the city’s cherished landmarks and experience Coldplay like never before.
Aside from releasing some of the most popular songs of the 21st century and selling out stadiums around the world, Coldplay have also won countless prestigious awards throughout their career. Brit Awards, Grammys, Billboard Awards and more can be found in the band’s large trophy cabinet, and they even have an Oscar nomination under the belt, too. As Coldplay continue on their sold-out Music of the Spheres World Tour, why not celebrate the band by hearing stunning renditions of their biggest bangers in Chicago?
At this dazzling tribute concert, Listeso String Quartet will be putting a classical spin on Coldplay’s iconic discography. From Clocks and Fix You to Yellow and Something Just Like This, no stone is left unturned when it comes to performing the band’s most popular tunes. All you have to do is sit back, relax and let the magic of Candlelight do the rest.
The enchanting Candlelight series is known for its ingenious combining of breathtaking music and soothing lighting to create a serene ambiance perfect to unwind in. As a string quartet works their magic on the music by one of the most successful band’s in history, you’ll relax in a tranquil candlelit setting and experience a magical evening to remember.
The Candlelight series takes place twice each night, with the first performance starting at 7:00 pm and the later one at 9:00 pm. This dazzling concert takes place over the course of 65 mesmerizing minutes and doors open 45 minutes prior to the start time.