Ballads By Candlelight

Music • Performance

A Fringe institution, for over a decade multi-ARIA award winning vocal outfit The Idea of North have presented this special concert right here in Adelaide - beautiful music sung in one of Australia's most stunning acoustics, surrounded by the intimate glow of candlelight. The group’s repertoire, sound and musical expression makes your experience of what these five singers can do with only the human voice even more incredible. 

With no two shows the same, join Australia's best-loved vocal group for an emotional musical experience you will not quickly forget.

★★★★★ "Stunningly precise, angelic and mesmerising woven melodies with beautiful arrangements" RIP IT UP.

Presented by: The Idea of North

In short, The Idea of North is a quintet of musicians, serious about their music without taking themselves too seriously.

“Audiences have been treated to the vocal play of world-class a cappella outfit The Idea of North on many occasions over the years, but never quite like this. With the addition of acclaimed vocal percussionist Kaichiro Kitamura, The Idea of North takes its unmistakable and inimitable style to the next level." The Advertiser

Australia's most highly awarded and best loved contemporary a cappella group has a beautifully distinct sound and style, and explore many musical genres to great effect - exactly what you see and hear at a concert is difficult to describe, but we're certain it will stay with you for a long time (for all the right reasons).