About Lisa On Bass
Lisa Burns has been playing and singing for as long as she can remember. She took up the guitar at age 12 but when she started studying upright bass in 1994 she found her true calling. Lisa has studied bass with Jim Edwards, Cindy Browne, Seward McCain, Dan Robbins and Jim Kerwin.
Lisa has been a finalist for Northern California Bluegrass Society’s Bass Player of the year each year since the award was instituted. She has won the award 5 out of 10 years: 2008, 2009, 2012, 2015 and 2019.
Where to See Lisa Perform
Lisa has appeared in many Northern California bands in a variety of settings and venues, dances and dance productions. She performs with Sidesaddle and Co. every 2nd Tuesday of the month at Sam’s BBQ in San Jose, CA. She performs with the Goat Hill Girls at Summit House in Los Gatos on the first Thursday of the month.
The Goat Hill Girls will be headlining the Good Old Fashioned Bluegrass Festival on Saturday, August 10 at 9:00 P.M.