Lisa Forkish - Vocalist

Lisa Forkish is an award-winning vocalist, songwriter, arranger, and music educator. Hailing from the quaint, arts-centered town of Eugene OR, Lisa graduated from Berklee College of Music with a degree in Voice Performance and Songwriting before moving to the Bay Area six years ago. Currently, Lisa is on Vocal Music faculty at Oakland School for the Arts where she teaches both middle and high school ensembles. She is the founder/director of Vocal Rush, the school's four-time national champion a cappella group. Lisa LOVES singing the timeless, romantic music from the Great American Songbook, and as a happily married person, she also loves singing at weddings! More info at

Patrick Anseth - Guitarist

Patrick Anseth is a professional music educator and jazz guitarist. Born and raised in Norway, at the age of 22 he decided to further his music education and set sails across the Atlantic to attend Berklee College of Music where he majored in Guitar Performance. After graduating summa cum laude in May of 2010, he settled in the Bay Area. Patrick is on faculty at Oakland School for the Arts in the Instrumental Music department where he teaches jazz guitar and AP Music Theory. In addition to his teaching, Patrick also keeps a busy schedule as a performer and has had the honor and privilege of working with some of the Bay Area's finest musicians. More info at