Dawn Bishop graduated with a degree in Commercial Arranging from Berklee College of Music, where arranger Richard Evans and jazz vocalist Maggie Scott served as Dawn’s mentors. Shortly thereafter, Ms. Bishop relocated to Los Angeles. She has been involved in music ever since–performing as a vocalist, songwriter, arranger, and composer. Dawn continues to perform and record with a variety of international and local artists and, most of all, enjoys leading her own group. She has performed with Sergio Mendes, Don Grusin, Bill Cunliffe, Gerald Albright, Alex Acuna, the Black-Eyed Peas, Ledisi, Brian McKnight, Patti Austin, Deniece Williams, Michael Paulo, Harvey Mason, India.Arie, John Legend, and Engelbert Humperdinck. Ms. Bishop recently provided backing vocals on Sal Santana’s (son of Carlos Santana) CD entitled Keyboard City. She was a member of the Hollywood Film Chorale on the Academy Awards in 2008 and sang in the Sound FX choir for the NBA Playoff commercials later that same year. Her vocals have also been featured on tracks for both television and film.