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Ray Fisher - Principal Bass

Ray Fisher, who was born in Gladewater, Texas, received his B.A. in Mathematics in 1972 and his J.D. in 1977 from the University of Texas at Austin. When he is not performing on bass, he practices law in Austin.

Ray studied double bass with Keith Robinson, Stuart Sankey, Steven Zlomke, and David Neubert and performs in many musical genres including: symphonic, opera, ballet, chamber, musical theatre, and jazz. He is a member of the Fond Kiser and the Swingin’ Johson Band (performing Outlaw country, Americana, and Blues) and the Blue Channel Jazz Quartet (classic jazz). In addition to the Mid-Texas Symphony, he performs regularly with the Waco Symphony.