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Elisa (Bitsy) Laney
Tenor Sax*, Piano*, Orchestra Bells, Baritone, Handbells, Vibraphone
Farmers Branch, Texas










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PERSONAL MUSIC HISTORY

Began piano age 6
High school and college band (baritone)
Saxophone quartet (church) Bari sax
High school choir, community choir 22 years, church chouir 50 years
New Horizons Band Dallas* - 12 years

BANDS/GROUPS I HAVE PLAYED OR AM PLAYING IN

Merkel High School Band
McMurry College Band
Chapel Hill Saxophone Quartet
Bell Tones Handbell Choir
Town North Concert Band
New Horizons Band Dallas*

CAREER/RETIREMENT HIGHLIGHTS

University of Oklahoma Teacher Placement Office
Teacher 28 years, Gifted, Earth Science, Life Science, Department Head 22 years
Farmers Branch Women's Club; scholarships, email, secretary, president, parliamentarian*
Farmers Branch Historic Park-docent
City of Farmers Branch Historic Preservation and Recreation Board*

FAMILY

Husband - Tom Laney (55 years)*
4 children (boy, girl, boy/girl twins)
3 grandsons (17, 11, 8)

INTERESTS/HOBBIES

Going to family events: concerts, recitals, children and grandchildren sporting events
Travel, band camps, museums, quilting, handwork
Outings with friends

OTHER

Had four children under four years of age
Played a calliope in parades