• Candlelight: A Tribute to Joe Hisaishi

Candlelight: A Tribute to Joe Hisaishi

Thu 06 Apr, 2023

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

General Info
📍 Venue: The Caves
📅 Dates and times: 6 April at 6:30 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+. 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
🪑 Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert (min 40+ people), please click here
🎻 Check out all the Candlelight concerts in Edinburgh


  • 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
  • Kikujiro - Summer
  • Howl's Moving Castle - Merry Go Round of Life


  • String quartet - to be announced!

User reviews

based on 121 reviews
  • This was an insanely good concert. The musicians were so talented and the staff were lovely. I would recommend this so highly!
  • It was so good my girlfriend cried 5/5 would recommend
  • Super concert & the candlelight added to the amazing venue atmosphere
  • It was really beautiful and magical to the point I cried❤️
  • incredible
  • Wonderful.
  • Amazing
  • Just beautiful!
  • Amazing exciting experience

How to get there?

The Caves

8-10 Niddry St S, Edinburgh EH1 1NS, EH1 1NS

Select date and session

06 Apr
Zone D for £18.00 per person
Zone C for £28.00 per person
Zone B for £32.00 per person
Zone A for £38.00 per person
1 ticket

Refundable purchase

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