• Candlelight: The Best of Joe Hisaishi

Candlelight: The Best of Joe Hisaishi

Thu 12 Jan, 2023

⭐ Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in San Diego. Get your tickets now to discover the music of Studio Ghibli composer Joe Hisaishi at the San Diego Natural History Museum under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
📍 Venue: San Diego Natural History Museum
📅 Dates and times: various dates available at 6:15 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 60 minutes (doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
👤 Age requirement: 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue is ADA compliant
❓ View the FAQs for this event here
🪑 Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone
🦖 Immerse yourself in the fossil and dinosaur exhibits available
🎻 Check out all the Candlelight concerts in San Diego


  • 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


  • String Quartet - Range Ensemble

User reviews

based on 104 reviews
  • It was an absolutely incredible experience. It was the mental health event that I needed this week. I've been just about floating everywhere since the concert. Thank you!
  • Lovely and talented group! Had a wonderful time and am looking forward to seeing them again.
  • All 4 of your were great, yall inspire me to get back into playing stringed instruments even though i only played the cello, but yall are great
  • Beautiful music! Lovely ambiance! I’m definitely going again. I love the range ensemble!!!
  • SO GOOD! Worth the extra money too to sit up front. The music was so well played that there was absolute silence after each composition. DON’T MISS OUT ON SEEING THEM!!!
  • Range Ensemble were AMAZING!!! Me and my group of friends went to go buy flowers after the show for the performers <3 I was crying happy tears the whole time :’)
  • The performers were amazing! We were so impress that we left to buy the Ensemble flowers for their performance. Keep at it!
  • Truly a beautiful and special performance. The musicians were magnificent and did these pieces justice!
  • The Range Ensemble was fantastic, the music was magical, I didn't want the concert to end!!
  • It was absolutely amazing! The musicians are so talented and passionate about their performance.
  • One of the best concerts that I have ever been. We enjoyed it very much. Thank you for the amazing performance!
  • It was a beautiful concert and set the perfect mood for the rest of my night.
  • Wonderful show! Range Ensemble was awesome, I’d love to see them again!
  • It was great time and great experience. We love it. Thank you so much

Getting there

Cathedral of The Immaculate Conception

416 W 12th St, Kansas City, MO 64105, United States, 64105

Select date and session

29 Dec
20 Jan
17 Feb
6:15 PM
8:30 PM
Zone C for $32.00
Zone B for $42.00
Zone A for $66.00
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