Rahel ’n Beck is a musical duo consisting of Estonian Rahel Aasrand on violin and American “Chicago” Mike Beck on acoustic guitar. They present an eclectic and diverse selection of music, infused with rich vocal harmonies, instrumental virtuosity and a mysterious personal chemistry that ensures all who are in attendance will enjoy a delightful and exciting evening. Their set list varies with every performance, but features compelling original songs, crowd favorites and forgotten gems. Their music encompasses a breadth of genres, including Americana, soul, rock ‘n roll, traditional Irish instrumentals, classic country, surf music, classical selections and more.
“Chicago” Mike Beck is an ASCAP-award-winning songwriter and recording artist who has been touring full-time in the USA and Europe since 2001 as a solo performer and with his band Chicago Mike’s InterGalactic Brother & Sisterhood of Big Eyed Beans. In 2016, Mike began performing with violinist Rahel Aasrand, who studied classical violin at the Conservatorio di Verona in Italy. In addition to performing classical repertoire with symphony orchestras throughout Europe, Aasrand also played with the Italian bluegrass group Old Times and the neo-traditional folk ensemble Domus de Janas before partnering with Beck. Together, Rahel ’n Beck will take you on an unusual, intriguing and unforgettable musical journey.