Lisa Rainsong

Lisa Rainsong’s musical life integrates composition, education, vocal performance, and natural history. She earned her Doctor of Musical Arts in composition from the Cleveland Institute of Music and is a member of CIM’s Music Theory faculty.

A certified naturalist, Lisa has developed a music-based approach to teaching classes on bird song and insect song identification and is in demand statewide as a speaker. In addition, she does field recording and research on “singing insects” — crickets and katydids — and in-service training for naturalists. Listening in Nature.