April’s Music

Experience the elegance and style of April Clayton's flute for yourself with the excerpts below. April's latest recordings may be purchased online at Amazon or iTunes.

“(April’s) tone is stunning, full of subtle variations that reveal an attention to detail that few achieve… She also plays with dazzling technical proficiency… a rewarding experience, full of beauty and contrast. An outstanding recording in every way.”
~ American Record Guide

NEW! See and hear April Clayton play Phillip Bimstein’s Half Moon at Checkerboard Mesa, recorded live at a BYU faculty recital on Feb. 5, 2013. PLAY

From Flute Horizons –  [Amazon]  [iTunes]

Elegy for Flute

Murray Boren: Elegy for Flute (World Premiere Recording) 

Renaissance Concerto: IV. Jouissance     

Lukas Foss: Renaissance Concerto: IV. Jouissance

Mozart Concerto-sample     

W.A. Mozart: Concerto for Flute in D Major, K. 314: I. Allegro aperto

Flute Concerto: III. Finale     

Todd Coleman: Flute Concerto: III. Finale (World Premiere Recording)


From Flute Agréable [Amazon]  [iTunes]

Dutilleux Sonatine

Henri Dutilleux: Sonatine

Bozza: Agrestide

Eugène Bozza: Agrestide

Francaix Sonata_Scherzo-sample

Jean Françaix: Sonata: Scherzo

Lasser Sonata: Poco Allegro-sample     

Philip Lasser: Sonata: I. Poco Allegro (World Premiere Recording)