Mark Fish is a composer, arranger, violinist, and violist from the San Francisco Bay Area. His music has been performed by the Minnesota Orchestra, San Francisco Symphony's Adventures in Music Program, and Music at the Mission, where currently he serves as composer-in-residence. He has also had works commissioned by the Magic Flutes, the Del Sol String Quartet, Black Cedar Trio, the Newport Symphony, and Asian American Dance Performances. As a conductor, he has worked for the San Jose Youth Symphony, Peninsula Girls Chorus, Peninsula Youth Artists, and Hillsdale High School orchestras and choirs. He currently conducts the Premiere Assai Ensemble for the Ragazzi Boys Chorus and teaches music for the Belmont-Redwood Shores School District. As violinist/violist, he has performed with the San Francisco Merola Opera Program, the American Bach Soloists, Dave Brubeck, the Moody Blues, and Ray Charles.