The Thomas A. Laskin Memorial Master Class Series provides an in-depth look into the world of jazz with national and local jazz professionals.
Master Classes are free – no reservation required – and are held at:
Helen Bader Recital Hall
1584 N. Prospect Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Jazz Pianist Lynne Arriale
Wednesday, October 25 at 7:00pm
Free & Open to the Public | General Admission Seating
Lynne Arriale, Milwaukee native & Conservatory alumna, has performed on international concert stages over the past 25 years. Her 13 CDs as a leader have topped the Jazzweek Radio Charts and were included on numerous “Best Of” lists, including The New Yorker and UPI. Her live TV and radio performances include NPR, CNN/FN Biz, & the BBC. A devoted educator and Yamaha artist, Arriale is currently Professor of Jazz Studies and Director of Small Ensembles at The University of North Florida.
“One of jazzdom’s most intensely unique voices.”
The Thomas A. Laskin Memorial Master Class Series is made possible by generous donors to memorialize musician and journalist, Thomas Laskin. Laskin was the founding member of The Appliances, a Punk Rock band well known in the Milwaukee and Madison area in the 1980s and ‘90s. Laskin also worked as a music critic at Isthmus for 18 years.