Events / music

Candlelight Concert: Best of Joe Hisaishi (Studio Ghibli)

Mar 2 - JST

Warm up a chilly night with candlelight and your favorite songs from Studio Ghibli composer Joe Hisaishi.

What to Expect

A string quartet will take you on a journey through Studio Ghibli hits such as Howl’s Moving Castle, Spirited Away, My Neighbour Totoro, and Princess Mononoke. Take in the dreamy performances while being surrounded by candles.

The performance on February 10 starts at 5:30 p.m. and the March 2 performance starts at 3:05 p.m. Each lasts for 1 hour and 5 minutes.


Here are some of the songs expected to be played, but there will be plenty more:

Kikujiro: “Summer”
Kiki’s Delivery Service: “A Town with an Ocean View”
Howl’s Moving Castle: “Merry Go Round of Life”
Spirited Away: “Chihiro’s Waltz”
Laputa: Castle in the Sky: “Carrying You”
My Neighbour Totoro: “Path of the Wind”
Princess Mononoke: “Main Theme”

Tickets start at PHP1,490.30 * for seats the furthest away from the stage (Zone D) and get slightly more expensive the closer you get to the stage (PHP1,862.87 * for Zone C, PHP2,309.96 * for Zone B, and PHP2,906.08 * for Zone A).

How to Get There
The performance will be held at Mitsukoshi Theater in Nihombashi Mitsukoshi Main Store (6F). It’s a 2-minute walk from Mitsukoshimae Station or 5-minute walk from Nihombashi Station.

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