For Valentine’s Day this year, Ministry of Folk artists (including ME!) are making personalized musical valentines, delivered virtually to your friends/family on Sun, Feb 14. Pick from a list of artists and musical offerings for the perfect special gift!
While staying safe at home Heartship has been busy collaborating with each from afar on a trio of ‘together/apart’ videos. April Verch, Cara Luft, and Annie Lou are excited to release the third video in this series!
As the curtain closes on 2020, it’s time to wrap up my #Cheersto20Years anniversary celebration. This video is a reflection, and most importantly, a heartfelt thank you!
We won’t be able to visit you in Belgium and Austria in February 2021 as planned… However we are grateful to our agents and presenters for agreeing to reschedule our tours for spring 2022.
Join us for some holiday goodness! Tunes, stories and special guests (including my family and other musicians!) If you missed us live you can still watch it at your leisure – click through for more info & link!
With everyone at home this summer, and missing fiddle camps and festivals myself, I decided it would be fun to share some tunes and tips. I’m recording some YouTube tutorials that you can find on my YouTube Channel. I hope you’ll enjoy them! Happy fiddling :)
In 2020 I’m celebrating 20 Years of leading the April Verch Band and touring full time. As part of the year long festivities, I’ve asked you for your questions, you’ve sent them, and I’m answering them – on the 20th of each month!
‘Top of the Hill’ an album for children & the young at heart is now released!
Once again we’ll perform for the LOH “On Location” series, only this time, it’ll be virtual – from our home to yours! Grab some take out and tune in!
Cody and I are thrilled to be part of the Fall 2020 Season for our friends at Home Routes in collaboration with the Calgary Folk Club! Click through for more info!
The Canadian Grand Masters Fiddling Association is presenting an online concert on Saturday, August 29 at 8 PM EST. There will be performances by champions (from the past 30 years 1990 – 2020) as well as junior showcase performers. Click through to read more!
Huge thanks to my pal Ron Moores, for featuring me on his “Back 40” and “Sounds Atlantic” programs. We chatted all about “Top of the Hill” and more & you can hear it now!
Huge thanks, as always, to Ottawa Valley treasure The Eganville Leader for featuring us to celebrate the release of “Top of the Hill”! Read the article HERE (opens PDF.)
“I Want to Help” (an April Verch original) is the 1st music video for our July 24 release ‘Top of the Hill’ – an album for children & for the young at heart! Huge thanks to the stars in this video!
Through performance & interview, a 30 minute enjoyable journey with April and her band, recorded live at the Wild Rose Moon in Plymouth, Indiana.
It’s the 20th again, and time for the 7th Q&A Video! I’ll admit, this has been quite the 20th Anniversary year 😜Thank you all for your continued support and friendship – it means the world to me 🎻💙
Join Cody and I on July 24 at noon Eastern to celebrate the release of ‘Top of the Hill’ with a concert on YouTube.
Today was the debut of “String Fever COVID Diaries” for North Country Public Radio hosted by my friend Barb Heller. I was pleased to be featured and look forward to hearing everyone else’s diary as the series continues! Have a listen to the shorter interview HERE or the full length version HERE.
I was pleased to take part in an Ozark Highlands Radio special episode, where featured artists discuss the Covid-19 pandemic.
Thanks to Songlines UK & Jim Hickson for helping me celebrate “20 Years of Touring” by featuring me in this month’s magazine! Available now :)