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April Hall

April Hall combines her deep roots in southern gospel and blues with an urban soulfulness and jazz sophistication. Her voice, described as “Glorious” by the Boston Globe, is an instrument of astonishing beauty and versatility, capable of ranging from the purest whisper to the most powerful soul-drenched delivery. But her masterful performances are always centered on bringing every song to life through emotional interpretation, playful phrasing, and rock solid rhythm. “The exquisite, soulful vocals of April Hall deliver every lyric with emotion and conviction.” - Jazz Times Magazine Hall graduated from Berklee College of Music, where she received the prestigious Louis Armstrong Performance Award

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

Acton Jazz Club Has New Year's Eve BBQ Dance Party Featuring April Hall Band

Acton Jazz Club Has New Year's Eve BBQ Dance Party Featuring April Hall Band

The Acton Jazz Club in Acton MA is having a Southern-style BBQ and Soulful Dance Party to usher in the New Year on December 31, 2011 from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Blues and gospel vocalist April Hall is performing, along with her band, consisting of Tim Ray on piano, Mike Williams on guitar, Tom Hall on ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

April Hall at the Acton Jazz Cafe on August 22nd

April Hall at the Acton Jazz Cafe on August 22nd

VOCALIST APRIL HALL TO APPEAR AT ACTON JAZZ CAFE Saturday, August 22, 2009 at 9:00 PM
New CD: Fun Out Of Life "The effulgent Hall has a rich commanding voice and the stage presence of an old soul of jazz" --Boston Globe "Hall's vocals soar... her range of vocal ability goes from soft and understated ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

April Hall: Fun Out of Life

Read "Fun Out of Life" reviewed by Jim Santella

The songs that April Hall has selected for Fun Out of Life contain an emotional pull that combines with memories from nearly a century of heart throbs and goose bumps. These songs send a chill down the spine simply because they're favorites and because each one contains a message that shines through comfortable musical elements.

NEWS: RECORDING

Vocalist April Hall Releases "Fun out of Life" on Bee Boy Records - Free Download!

Vocalist April Hall Releases "Fun out of Life" on Bee Boy Records - Free Download!

On her latest CD, Fun Out of Life, April Hall revitalizes the classic jazz standard, creating music that's alive with energy and attitude. From subtly nuanced ballads to soul-drenched blues, the emotional power of her delivery is perfectly framed by the elegant simplicity of her arrangements. Hall's performance is deeply personal on “I've Got the World ...

Take Five With April Hall

Read "Take Five With April Hall" reviewed by AAJ Staff

Meet April Hall:

April Hall, a Florida native, has roots steeped in southern tradition, music and culture. Her deep roots in southern gospel and blues combine with urban soulfulness and sophistication, to create music that's pure, gutsy, and unmistakably authentic.



In 1993 April graduated from the Berklee College of Music, where ...

NEWS: PERFORMANCE / TOUR

April Hall, Mark Poniatowski and Pamela Hines at the AJC on March 8th

April Hall, Mark Poniatowski and Pamela Hines at the AJC on March 8th

April Hall has just released Fun Out of Life and will be singing songs from her new CD at the Acton Jazz Cafe March 8th.

The jazz brunch runs from 12-3 pm and features Mark Poniatowski on bass and Pamela Hines on piano. For more info, call 978-263-6161 or visit the Acton Jazz Cafe ...