Rayna Gellert

Rayna Gellert

Rayna was raised in a musical family in Northern Indiana. Some of her earliest memories are of her parents, Dan and Gen, playing and singing. Her father, Dan, is a renowned old-time fiddler and banjo-player, who Rayna cites as her biggest musical inspiration. Rayna began playing violin in her grade-school orchestra when she was 10, and continued to play and study classical violin through high school, meanwhile cultivating a growing interest in old-time music and the community of musicians she met through her father. She became disenchanted with... more