Lynne Haeseler brings her capacity as concert and improvisational pianist to the rare skill of dance accompaniment. Her extensive knowledge of classical and jazz styles, coupled with a creative, imaginative approach, gives the classes an extra dimension of inspiration. She has been a staff pianist with Vail International Dance Festival, Arizona State University Dance Department, SUNY Purchase and Ballet Arizona (currently directed by Ib Anderson). Lynne has been guest accompanist for American Ballet Theatre, Paris Opera Ballet and Pacific Northwest Ballet. Her recordings include Classics for Ballet Class, From Waltz to Charleston and Classics for Pointe (www.briorecordings.com).