April Martin Biography

April MartinHometown:
Burlington, NC

Education:
Maryville College (Bachelor of Music)
Cleveland Institute of Music (Master of Music)
Bonfils-Stanton Foundation Artist Training Program (Apprentice Artist) 2015
Resident Artist with the Lyric Opera of Kansas City – 2016-2017

Awards:
Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions – District Winner
Charlotte Opera Guild –  2nd Place Winner
Heafner-Williams Vocal Competition – 2nd Place Winner

Past Highlights:
Kitty Hart, Dead Man Walking, Lyric Opera of Kansas City
Norina, Don Pasquale, Bar Harbor Music Festival
Frasquita, Carmen, Lyric Opera of Kansas City
Zerlina, Don Giovanni, Bar Harbor Music Festival

This Season at VO:
Helena (cover), A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Educational Outreach Tour, Fall 2017