Bill Gessner is a songwriter and performer based in Minneapolis. His songs range from the humorous, eccentric and off-beat to visionary and life-affirming. He has released his first CD, Welcome to Gessnerville, pop. 19, produced by Peter Ostroushko. Bill travels extensively and enjoys performing in listening venues and house-concerts. Bill has attended SummerSongs since 2000 and has taught a class and served as a songwriting coach at SummerSongs and WinterSongs since 2002.