• Candlelight: The Best of Joe Hisaishi

Candlelight: The Best of Joe Hisaishi

Thu 15 Jun, 2023

⭐ Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in Minneapolis. Get your tickets now to discover the music of Joe Hisashi at Westminster Presbyterian under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
πŸ“ Venue: The Westminster Presbyterian Sanctuary
πŸ“… Dates and times: May 25 and July 20 at 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 65 minutes (doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
πŸ‘€ Age requirement: all guests must be 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
β™Ώ Accessibility: this venue is ADA compliant
❓ View the FAQs for this event here
πŸͺ‘ Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone
πŸ•―οΈ If you would like to book a private concert, please click here
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Tentative Program

  • Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind - Opening Theme
  • Laputa: Castle in the Sky - Kimi wo Nosete - Carrying You
  • My Neighbour Totoro - Kaze no Toori Michi - Path of the Wind
  • My Neighbour Totoro - Tonari no Totoro - Main Theme
  • Kiki's Delivery Service - Umi no Mieru Machi - A Town with an Ocean View
  • Kiki's Delivery Service - Tabidachi - Journey
  • Princess Mononoke - Main Theme
  • Spirited Away - Inochi no Namae - Name of Life
  • Spirited Away - Chihiro's Waltz
  • Ponyo - Gake no Ue no Ponyo - Ponyo on the Cliff
  • The Wind Rises - A Journey (A Dream of Flight)
  • Kikujiro - Summer
  • The Tale of Princess Kaguya - When I Remember This Life
  • Howl's Moving Castle - Merry Go Round of Life


  • Listeso String Quartet

User reviews

based on 298 reviews
  • My first fever event as well as candlelight concert. Peaceful atmosphere with top notch music by amazing musicians. I've been a Ghibli fan for most of my life so this was definitely a treat to attend.
  • A glorious evening of beautiful music. Thank you to the incredible performers. The venue was so majestic and the candles truly elevated the whole experience.
  • Delightful. This exceeded our expectations. The quartet leader in particular was very passionate about the music and her commentary added a lot to the experience!
  • Great venue, church staff were very welcoming, musicians were amazing, and the program had a perfect selection of Hisaishi's work. Also appreciated the ease of parking. Good value for a fun evening!
  • We had a great time at this unique venue and unique quartet!
  • Amazing!
  • Great experience all around. High quality music for a low price! Great crowd engagement as well. This will not be my last Candlelight event.
  • Venue had good acoustics. The lead musician had in depth knowledge about the films the music was from.
  • Comfortable and magical, the quartet played beautifully! Thank you!
  • LOVE LOVE LOVED IT!!! You can't fail with Anime music. Especially Studio Ghibli!!
  • Fun concert. We loved the music!
  • Amazing and great first impression for my first time
  • Really beautiful!
  • Beautiful environment and music. So much nostalgia.

Getting there

St Ignatius Church

650 Parker Ave, 94118

Select date and session

25 May
20 Jul
6:00 PM
8:30 PM
Zone C for $30.00
Balcony for $42.00
Zone B for $42.00
Zone A for $60.00
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Only a few tickets left

Refundable purchase

Get a full refund when you cancel up to 48 hours before the start time. No questions asked!