April Sun

Boston-based pianist April Sun enjoys a multi-faceted musical life as a performer, educator, and arts organizer who values curiosity, sincerity, and fun in her work/play. An avid chamber musician who relishes playing both modern and historical pianos, she co-founded the Meadowlark Trio and performs with a diverse array of small ensembles. Committed to helping communities forge meaningful relationships with music, April serves as Co-Executive Director of Music for Food–a nonprofit that uses music to generate funds for food pantries. She also teaches piano and chamber music at Brookline Music School and works as a collaborative pianist at both New England Conservatory and Boston University. April holds graduate degrees from the Cleveland Institute of Music. Her many incredible mentors have included Daniel Shapiro, Anita Pontremoli, Paul Barnes, Kim Kashkashian, Peter Salaff, Hyeyung Yoon, Francesca Brittan, and Susan McClary.