Lisa M. Redpath


Professor Redpath brings energy and enthusiasm to Stonehill College as she oversees the music program. Her experiences as a performer, educator, and researcher come together in the ensembles as well as in the history and world music classes. Redpath specializes in guiding students of all ages and experience levels. As a French horn performer, she has participated in orchestras, concert bands, and chamber ensembles across the United States. Redpath also has conducted local orchestral and chamber ensembles.

Professor Redpath is an avid supporter of lifelong learning for all musicians. She has presented multiple workshops and papers at the Massachusetts Music Educators All-State Conference and at the Music and Lifelong Learning Conference (MENC Special Research Interest Group, North American Coalition for Community Music.) Upcoming presentations will include those at the College Music Society Conference, Boston University (2015), and the Teaching World Music Symposium, Northern Illinois University (2015).

Areas of expertise include historical musical instruments; orchestral, concert band, wind ensemble and chamber ensemble performance; world music, community music, and lifelong learning.


  • B.S. Music Education, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania
  • M.A., Musicology, Boston University
  • M.L.S., Simmons College
  • D.M.A., Music Education, Boston University


  • 2012-2016 Professor Redpath serves as the Eastern Division Representative for the Adult and Community Music Education Special Research Interest Group. (National Association for Music Education.)
  • Recipient of the 2009-2010 Stonehill College Community Associate Award

Courses Taught

  • Chamber Music: Orchestra
  • Concert Band
  • Concert Ensemble
  • History of Music I: European Traditions
  • History of Music II: Non-Western Traditions
  • Musical Instruments of the World
  • Hear Her Voice! Women Music Makers, Religion, and Spirituality