I hope that a larger audience discovers this great flutist. Her tone is stunning, full of subtle variations that reveal an attention to detail that few achieve… She also plays with dazzling technical proficiency. ~ American Record Guide

TULIPS-April-149140011APRIL April Clayton is in high demand as soloist, recording artist, chamber musician, orchestral player and pedagogue. A tenured professor of flute at Brigham Young University, she received the coveted BYU Young Scholar Award in 2010. After seven years with the European American Musical Alliance in Paris, April has founded the Da Capo Alliance Paris Flute Program and will serve as artist faculty and president for its debut in Summer 2014. MORE

TULIP-Music-90385996MUSIC Playing a repertoire that spans the ages, April Clayton has performed as soloist and chamber artist in venues around the world. A dedicated performer of new music, she has participated in many world premieres and collaborated with numerous composers. Her latest CD, Flute Horizons, is available through Amazon and iTunes. April also plays with a variety of groups, including the Utah Chamber Artists and the Orpheus Wind Quintet. MORE

TULIPS-Acclaim-109168735ACCLAIM Accolades for April’s solo performances from the New York Concert Review, Fanfare, American Record Guide, and Flute Talk magazine describe her playing using such terms as “stunning,” “impeccable,” “elegant,” and “delectable.” Juilliard professor of flute Carol Wincenc says she is “a performer to behold time and time again. Don’t miss her!”  MORE