Trio Del Rio Multi Genre music combining swing, jazz, Latin, Blues, Rock and Folk styles of musical composition featuring: Singer/songwriters, MariLisa and Tanner Swain, and eleven year old daughter, Raeh Corl on viola and vocals. Trio Del Rio’s essence is captured in MariLisa’s soulful distinctive voice, Tanner Swain’s smooth vocals and tasty guitar work . Their songs unite with rich textures and vocal landscapes that are unforgettable with a wide variety of storytelling songs that listeners can relate to. Tanner Swain is a University of North Texas Graduate in music composition who his mother says was “making up songs in his crib.” Singing and performing in numerous choirs, ensembles at UNT, and countless other venues, his immense knowledge of music is second nature. His songs pull the listener in from off the street. MariLisa, a childrens and adult musician published three solo albums before taking vocal coaching from the renowned, MaryAnn Price when late great Texas Music Producer Tary Owens decided to produce MariLisa’s 2002 CD “Take a Chance”. MariLisa and Tanner met during a songwriter circle in Austin Tx in 1998. They are a married couple who have been making/performing beautiful music together ever since. Trio Del Rio has recorded 3 CD’s. Their debut Album “This Time Around It” and 2 EP’s titled “Rain” and Lil Bit of Freedom. Along with a Live DVD From The Cactus Cafe Austin Texas
The Current lineup included Ben Triesch On Bass and Ricky Ray Hernandez on Tenor Sax.
“… Vocally Golden… engagingly percussive songs from Tanner Swain & MariLisa. …Velvety Neo-Swing … Refreshing, relaxing just when life demands a chill pill.” _Austin Chronicle “…Trio Del Rio is like jumping into a cool Texas River and the current of their harmonies take you and you don’t want to find your way back.” Sharon Stuart (short story writer) “…A magical sound and experience.” -Steve Dodds Third Coast Media “…Exquisitely beautiful original music.” – anonymous Kerrville Folk Festival Fan “…I really like what these guys are doing, they sound magical.” – Slim Richie