Meet Our New Conductor – Lisa Hansen
The Amherst Town Band is pleased to announce the appointment of Lisa Hansen as the new conductor of the band. To send an email message to Lisa, use this link: firstname.lastname@example.org
Lisa is an Amherst native and began performing with the Amherst Town Band in 2004 during her senior year at Souhegan High School. She continued her education at the University of New Hampshire where she completed her Bachelor’s degree in Music Education with a focus on piano. Over the past eight years, she has been teaching elementary school general music, band, and chorus, first in Jaffrey, then Hollis, and currently in Hudson. She recently completed her Master’s degree in Music Education at Gordon College.
During her years with the Amherst Town Band, Lisa has played trumpet, euphonium, trombone, and for the past six years, on tuba. She also enjoys performing on trumpet with the Amherst Brass Quintet as well as steel drums with the Tropical Sensations Steel Drum Band out of Troy, NH.
Lisa is thrilled at the opportunity to conduct this group and help bring wonderful music to the community through the incredible musicians of the Amherst Town Band