April Spain is a Pianist/Vocalist who has performed across the country and internationally in Hotels, Casinos, Night Clubs and private functions.
She performs piano and vocal jazz, standards, bossa nova, and blues as a solo artist, as a duo or with any size combo including guitar, bass, & drums with the option of additional instruments required. Her influences include: Diana Krall, Michael Buble, Frank Sinatra, Billy Holiday and her song list features standards from the 30's,40's,50's,60's as well as swinging Blues hits and Holiday favorites.
Born in Texas on April 3rd, but raised in the Wash. D.C. area where her family and environment exposed her to the sounds that shaped her musical style.
Although self taught on piano, she discovered that she possessed a natural talent and a four octave plus vocal range.
Making music her life, she has performed jazz and a variety of favorites as well as some original compositions for audiences around the globe.
Living in Memphis, New Orleans and touring Europe and Japan, helped to shape her a world view of music as an ever evolving art form.
"Audiences are spellbound".....
"You can hear a pin drop as she turns jazz and pop standards into showcases for her 4 1/2 octave voice" ..... Kyle Lawson "The Phoenix Gazette"
"Someday someone in the recording business will discover April Spain" ........ Jerry Fink "Las Vegas Sun"
"A lady with a voice and the ability to use it with the expertise that April Spain employs, should be recorded and installed in the Smithsonian Institution as a
national treasure" ....... the "Boogie Man" "Sound Board Magazine"
Eddiie V's - Houston, Tx
The Tempo Lounge (The Hilton) - Las Vegas, Nv
The Dupont Plaza Hotel - Washington, D.C.
The Four Seasons Hotel - Houston, Tx
The Peabody Hotel - Memphis, Tenn
The Bootlegger - Las Vegas, Nv
The Balboa Bay Club - Newport Beach, Ca
The Excelsior Hotel - Little Rock, Ark
Pat O'Brien's - New Orleans, La
Frediani's - Henderson, Nv
The Refectory - Portland, Or
The Hyatt Regency Resort - Huntington Beach, Ca
Mountain Shadows Resort - Scottsdale, Az
The Scotch & Grill - Tokyo, Japan
Caesars Palace Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, Nv
Humphrey's By The Bay - San Diego, Ca
The Pointes Resorts - Phoenix, Az
Tommy O''s - Vancouver, Wa
The Venetian Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, Nv
The St. Regis Resort - Dana Point, Ca
The Park Hotel - Stockholm, Sweden
Jax - Glendale, Ca
The Hyatt Gainey Ranch - Scottsdale Az
Daddy Mac''s - Henderson, Nv
The Cedar Creek Inn - Laguna Beach, Ca
Fellinis - Las Vegas, Nv
The Camelback Inn Resort - Scottsdale, Az
The Hyatt Manchester Grand - San Diego
The Biltmore Hotel & Resort - Phoenix, Az
The Disney Dream - Nassau, Bahamas
April Spain is professional, prompt and prepared.
If needed, will provide instrument and P.A. for nominal extra charge.
Fee is based on Hours, Distance, & Equipment needed.