Lisa Cherry has been a professional musician for 35 years. Upon completion of her degree in performance at CSULB, she won her first orchestra job in Veracruz, México. After the Veracruz orchestra job, Lisa returned home and has been “free-lancing” ever since! A sought-after show player, she has performed with Long Beach Civic Light Opera, San Gabriel Light Opera, La Mirada Civic Light Opera, at the “Old Globe Theater” in San Diego, and La Jolla Playhouse. Her many symphony orchestras include Peninsula Symphony, Westchester/Marina del Rey Symphony, San Bernardino Symphony, Santa Monica Chamber Orchestra, Torrance Symphony, South Coast Symphony (founding member), and Pacific Symphony. Ms. Cherry was in the “Hour of Power” orchestra from 2001-2010 at Crystal Cathedral which was televised all over the world. Lisa has toured with orchestras to Taiwan, México, and Italy. An accomplished teacher, Ms. Cherry has both a home studio and is on the faculty at California Baptist University in Riverside.