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Mike Block House Concert in Taliesin’s Living Room

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Adults (21+)

Limit 35 tickets.

A rare opportunity to hear live cello music in one of the most intimate and beautiful spaces designed by Frank Lloyd Wright – his personal living room at Taliesin. Mike Block is a cello player, singer, and composer and a Grammy Award-winning member of the Silk Road Ensemble.  Block’s solo show features a mixture of original compositions and songs, arrangements of traditional folk music, and classical selections that draw inspiration from his diverse collaborations with artists such as cellist Yo-Yo Ma, fiddler Mark O’Connor, Indian tabla player Sandeep Das, and pop stars such as will.i.am, Stevie Wonder, and Bon Iver. www.MikeBlockMusic.com

The evening will begin with a welcome drink in Wright’s remarkable drafting studio. Guests will transition to the living room for a 60-minute solo performance, followed by a wine and beer reception with the artist.

In addition to composing and performing, Mike Block is passionate about Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture. Wright’s love of music is well-known, and his living room was historically used for private performances. The elegant space features a music corner with a quartet stand, concert grand piano, and profound acoustics. We anticipate a magical evening and collaboration.



These programs are supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts and the Spring Green Area Arts Coalition.

Event Details:

May 18
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm