Composer/orchestrator/producer/ keyboardist/multi-instrumentalist Lee Blaske is in continual demand for recording projects and live music performances of all kinds. His orchestrations are found on the albums of many Flyte Tyme artists such as: Janet Jackson, Sounds of Blackness, Mariah Carey, Gladys Knight, Boyz II Men, Johnny Gill, Evelyn “Champagne” King and Color Me Badd as well as those of Beyoncé, Kelly Rowland, Celine Dion, Mary J. Blige, Nona Gaye, The Dream, The Boys, The Steeles, and Amy Grant. He has done numerous orchestrations for Public Radio International’s show “From the Top!,” and American Public Media’s “A Prairie Home Companion.”
Over his career, he has worked on many music packages for major market radio and television stations. His long list of commercial credits includes Coca Cola, Target, Mattel, Walmart, Best Buy, United Airlines, Porsche, Tour de France, Rollerblades, Lee Jeans, Kemps, Rite Aid, Ameritech, the Minnesota Twins, Toro, Purina, Bissel, Easy Spirit, Perkins, Friendly’s, the Minnesota Lottery and many, many others. He can often be seen performing with a variety of jazz groups in the Twin Cities area.