Following her undergraduate studies in piano performance at North Texas University, Lisa Edwards earned her Master of Music degree in the Keyboard Collaborative Arts program at the University of Southern California with honors. While at USC, she was awarded the Gwendolyn Koldofsky Scholarship.
Currently, Ms. Edwards is the pianist/music assistant for the Los Angeles Master Chorale, under the direction of Grant Gershon and performs regularly on stage at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. Her concert credits include performances with the Los Angeles Master Chorale, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra and the Santa Barbara Symphony. On disc, Lisa can be heard on two Nonesuch recordings of Steve Reich’s music – “You Are” Variations and “Daniel Variations”.
Previous faculty positions include California State University Long Beach, Glendale Community College and Pasadena Community College. In addition to being the pianist for Vox Femina Los Angeles, Ms. Edwards holds positios with San Marino Community Church, Stephen S. Wise Temple in Bel Air and Congregation Kol Ami in Hollywood. Lisa travels throughout the United States as a vocal/chamber music pianist
In association with Girls On The Run Los Angeles, Performances a la Carte presents an afternoon concert of arias and duets with narration entitled, HIDDEN TREASURES the Innas, Ettas, Annas and Donnas of Mozart’s operas.