HAILED BY YO-YO MA as the “ideal musician of the 21st Century”, Mike Block is a pioneering multi-style cellist, composer, and educator.
MIKE HAS PERFORMED on “Late Night with Conan O’Brian”, “Regis and Kelly”, NPR’s “St. Paul Sunday Morning”, WNYC’s “Soundcheck”,
WNBC 4’s Chuck Scarborough Show, VH1, The Disney Channel, and the CBS “Early Show”. Mike regularly subbed as on-stage cellist in the Pulitzer Prize
winning Broadway Musical, “Next to Normal”, and he also worked closely with the director of the 2012 film, “A Late Quartet”, as a Music Consultant.
Mike was the subject of a 2011 feature article in the Wall Street Journal, and was reviewed by the NY times as having “vital, rich–hued solo playing”.