Instructor Biography: APRIL JOHNSON
APRIL JOHNSON, violinist, has performed throughout the U.S. as soloist, chamber musician and orchestral freelancer. With her husband, cellist Peter Seidenberg and pianist Kate Boyd, she is a member of The Oracle Trio. She has recorded with Lyrichord, Dorian and Newport Classics labels. Ms. Johnson received her Bachelor of Music degree in violin performance from Oberlin College Conservatory of Music and continued her professional studies under the tutelage of Burton Kaplan, Joyce Robbins, Masao Kawasaki, and Itzhak Perlman. Johnson served as Dean of the Mount Vernon Music Academy, a former branch of the Hoff-Barthelson Music School. She has been a member of the faculty of Hoff-Barthelson since 1993.