Professor Grove is Principal Oboist with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra where she debuted as a soloist in February 2011. She is also a member of the Symphony's Woodwind Quintet. She has performed with the Columbus Symphony, ProMusica Chamber Orchestra, and Richmond Symphony. She has also performed Quiet City with the Wittenberg Chamber ensemble where she also teaches oboe. She has given masterclasses both alone and with colleagues from Wittenberg. She has performed in such venues as Symphony Hall in Boston and Carnegie Hall in New York as a graduate student. Lisa also teaches privately in the Springfield and Dayton area.

Education and Credentials

  • M.M., Carnegie Mellon University
  • B.M., The Ohio State University
  • B.M.E., The Ohio State University


  • Favorite places to visit: Mountains and big cities
  • Hobbies: Hiking, gardening, movies and spending time with family

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