The PASCHKE TRIO explores jazz standards from early 20th century to the present.  Trio leader, RICHARD PASCHKE is a neuro-psychology professor emeritus and brother of the internationally recognized Chicago painter, Ed Paschke. Bassist Brian Lakey is also a psychology professor.

Richard Paschke: Piano
Brian Lakey: Bass
Stephen Duren: Drums / Harmonica

Musicians who have
sat in with the trio

Elgin Vines: Bass
Craig Benjamin: Wind & reeds
Joel Stillerman: Guitar
Glenn Wolff: Bass


Richard Paschke  
phone:  616 550-0257


Ed Paschke Art Center, Chicago
Grand Rapids Art Museum
Saugatuck Center for the Arts
Forest Hills Fine Arts Center
Grand Rapids Public museum
West Vibe / WOOD TV
Van Singel Fine Arts Center
LaFontsee Galleries
Lelu Café, Northport
Kent Country Club, Grand Rapids
Grand Valley State University
Grand Rapids Festival of the Arts
Dominican Center, Grand Rapids
East Grand Rapids Library
Porter Hills Village
Eastown Bizarre Bazzar, Grand Rapids
Leelanau Conservancy Fundraiser, Leland
Eastown Street Fair, Grand Rapids
Red Cross Fundraiser, Reeds Lake
Michigan Humanities Council, Caledonia
Penn Club, Grand Rapids
Tamarack Gallery, Omena
Art & All That Jazz, Douglas
Caledonia Library, Caledonia
Glen Haven Mannor, Grand Rapids
Duren Studio, Caledonia
Fulton manner, Grand Rapids 
...and Private Parties