Lisa Brown Bushman has been singing and playing music by ear for as long as she can remember, and teaching and performing professionally since high school. She has played fiddle tunes since childhood and has performed in bluegrass bands in the DC area since 2005. Lisa has served as a church choir director for both adults and children, hosted workshops and coached slow bluegrass jams as well as giving private lessons on fiddle, mandolin, and piano. A respected songwriter, she was selected for the songwriter showcase at the International Bluegrass Music Association convention in Raleigh, NC in 2015.
Lisa's students say:
“Lisa is an exceptional teacher. She has a sixth sense about how to challenge and encourage me at the same time. She always remains patient.”
“I always get to focus and receive positive reinforcement from this warm and knowledgeable teacher.”
“Lisa was always patient and helped me work through challenges.”
“Lisa is a great instructor! She has many years of music experience both teaching and playing professionally. She has a way that simplifies the material and makes it easy to understand and learn.”