Thomas A. Laskin Memorial Master Class Series


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
McIntosh|Goodrich Mansion
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.”
– JazzTimes

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.

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