Lisa Davis has been has been Third Horn for the Mississippi Symphony Orchestra since 1990. She has also performed with the Alabama Symphony, Tupelo Symphony, Meridian Symphony, Mobile Symphony, and other ensembles around Mississippi. Originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Lisa studied at Florida State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Music in French Horn Performance, and at the University of Mississippi, where she earned a Master of Music in French Horn Performance. Her teachers have included David Pandolfi, William Capps, Charles Snead, Eugene Wade, Bob Bonnevie and Richard Dolph. Lisa is also the MSO’s Regional Orchestra Players Association (ROPA) Delegate. Lisa also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Clinical Lab Science from the University of Mississippi Medical Center and is a Medical Lab Technologist at St Dominic Hospital.
In her spare time, Lisa enjoys training for and running marathons, traveling, and spending time with her husband, Mark and their two children, Kurt and Natalie.