• Candlelight: Best of Joe Hisaishi

Candlelight: Best of Joe Hisaishi

Mon 01 Nov, 2021

Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations never before used for this purpose in Sydney. Buy your tickets now to discover the music of Joe Hisaishi at The Sydney Masonic Centre under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
📍 Venue: Grand Lodge, Sydney Masonic Centre
📅 Dates and times: various dates available at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 65 minutes (doors open 30 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
👤 Age requirement: 8+. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue is wheelchair accessible
❓ View the FAQs for this event here
✔️ Safety measures will be in place throughout the experience
🪑 Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert, please click here

Tentative Programme

  • Nausicäa of the Valley of the Wind [1984] - Main Theme
  • Laputa [1986] - Kimi wo nosete (Carrying You)
  • Totoro [1988] - My Neighbour Totoro
  • Catbus
  • Path of the Wind - Kiki’s Delivery Service [1989]
  • A Town By the Sea
  • Departure - Whisper of the Heart [1995]
  • Country Road - Princess Mononoke [1997]
  • Mononoke Hime
  • Ashitaka & San / The Legend of Ashitaka
  • Lady Eboshi / Departure to the West - Spirited Away [2001]
  • One Summer’s Day (Japanese title translated “Name of Life” )
  • Chihiro’s Waltz
  • Itsumo Nando Demo (Always With Me)
  • Howl’s Moving Castle [2004] - Merry Go Round of Life / Promise of the World
  • Ponyo [2008] - Ponyo on a cliff by the sea
  • From Up on Poppy Hill [2011] - Sukiyaki
  • The Wind Rises [2013] - Hikoukigumo (Vapour Trail)

*Program subject to change


  • Phoenix Collective String Quartet

💬 Nancy G. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: "Very impressive!!! Beautiful, musicians are very professional. It was an incredible experience!!!"
💬 Amber B. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: "This was a beautiful event with wonderfully talented musicians. Would go again and would recommend to anyone!"
💬 Pamela J. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: "Wonderful performances and stunning atmosphere."

Select date and session

20 Aug
6:30 pm
8:30 pm
Zone C Seating for A$42.00 per person
Zone B Seating for A$54.00 per person
Zone A Seating for A$78.00 per person
1 ticket