April Verch

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AVB returns to Denmark!

We had so much fun in Sorø in November that we’ve added a return visit in January!

Christmas Cheer Playlist

I’ve been getting into the spirit of the season! I put together a playlist of some of my favourites to share with you! My love best wishes to you and yours this season – whatever and where ever you celebrate – may it be full of peace and love!

What does “The Newpart” mean?

If you’re wondering about the title of April’s release, and what it means to her…take a video trip inside “The Newpart” here!

AVB is Europe Bound!

We have met some wonderful, music-loving people and have seen some spectacular places while touring Europe which is why we feel so blessed to get to do it all over again! We’re going to be on the move – touring England, Scotland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Belgium in November!

The Newpart is Released!

As of April 7, The Newpart is officially released! The AVB is hitting the road in an extensive Release Tour to celebrate this milestone 10th album & share the new music in person. See you on the road!

New England Tour in October

Fall is coming to New England complete with gorgeous trees, cooler temperatures and The April Verch Band! We can’t wait to catch up with our friends and fans there, plus share some music along the way.

IBMA World of Bluegrass Showcases

Will you be in Raleigh, NC for IBMA’s World of Bluegrass Conference? The April Verch Band will be, and they can’t wait to see you! Click through for their showcase line-up and see you at the ramble!

Free Download!

Our friends at D’Addario Orchestra are the best! They are offering a free tune download and a chance to win some awesome AVB and D’Addario merch just by entering the April Verch Album Release contest. Sign up here to get your free tune!

April Verch – WOMEX Showcase 2013

In October 2013, The April Verch Band had the distinct honour of being chosen to showcase at WOMEX in Cardiff, Wales.  In this video, for the Canada Council for the Arts, April speaks about her experience, before, during and after the showcase.

2010 Olympics – Opening Ceremonies

View “Rhythms of the Fall” a segment celebrating Canadian fiddle & stepdance traditions, as featured in the Opening Ceremonies of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, BC, Canada! *The “Fiddle Nation” segment begins around 1 hour 50 minutes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MxZpUueDAvc  

Year End CD Sale & Thank You Video

Happy Holiday Shopping! April’s CDs and DVD are on sale for the month of December. Click to read more and watch a special year end video from April, Cody & Hayes :)

Science of Sound Video

The April Verch Band was thrilled to take part in Time Warner Cable’s “Making Connections That Matter” series, in collaboration with Bash the Trash and The Lied Center. This video gives an overview of the “Science of Sound” project which is an amazing opportunity for students to create, learn and perform together!

Visit our new store!

Hey everyone! We have a snazzy new online store where you can purchase our new release plus AVB T-shirts, stickers, posters and necklaces. There is FREE SHIPPING right now and don’t forget to view the “SALES” tab to see about the special discounts that are on right now to celebrate the release of “Bright Like Gold”. Happy shopping!

Introducing the “April Verch Bigger Band”

The April Verch Band is pleased to announce the addition of Ivan Rosenberg & Ben Winship to their tight little trio, for the debut of “The April Verch Bigger Band”! The AVBB will premier 3 concerts in March 2014 in Alberta & British Columbia! This is just the beginning of this exciting new offshoot, stay tuned for more details & tour dates to come! Until then, help us welcome Ivan & Ben!

Free Music from AVB

Get FREE downloads from AVB including 3 advance tracks from the upcoming release “Bright Like Gold”. Get yours and then help us spread the word by sharing this give-away with your friends!

Live Web Concert – Tues Jan 14!

Tune into the AVB’s special live web concert on Concert Window from anywhere in the world! It’s relaxed, fun & interactive :) Hope to “see you” there!

AVB December Tour

We’re already dreaming of December! And if you call MD, DC, PA, DE or NY home, then we’re bringing our fiddle party straight to you. 2013 has been a wonderful year, a busy year, an international year, but we are lucky enough to wrap up this epic year with you. Hey New Yorkers! If we’re not playing close to you in December, check out our January 2014 schedule as we’re coming back soon.

April is hitting the road in July!

April and the boys are thrilled to squeeze in a few more American tour days in July before starting their first tour of Sweden. WI, IL and MN are on the list of states the band will be visiting.

Verchual Road – A Year in Review 2012

Thank you ALL for your support in 2012.  We had an amazing year and thought we’d share a few of the highlights and memories with you.  Looking forward to 2013.  Happy New Year from AVB!      

Free Digital Sampler & Prize Pack!

The April Verch Band has teamed up with D’Addario Bowed to offer (for a limited time) a free digital music sampler! One lucky down loader will also be selected to receive a prize pack! Click more for details!