The Rivertown Trio
With an Americana approach and beautiful three-part harmonies, The Rivertown Trio is Gary Vogensen, Russ Gauthier, and Julie Bernard. Vogensen has been playing guitar and singing professionally for 40 years—living and working in the North Bay and touring throughout the US and Europe with The Elvin Bishop Band, Angela Strehli, Maria Muldaur, Boz Skaggs, and many others. Gauthier is a practiced multi-instrumentalist—playing violin, mandolin, banjo, guitar, dobro, lap steel, and dulcimer. A San Francisco native, Julie Bernard has deep roots in the Bay Area music scene, playing for over 7 years.