April Prince was born into a family of performing musicians where music was always the love of her life. She trained in music and dance since she was a toddler and finds absolute joy teaching and sharing the gift of music and dance with others.
DJ Experience: In the Chicago area, April DJs and manages West Coast Wednesdays and The Mix Dance. She also DJ’s at Swing n Country and Miles Horton’s Thursday Night Dance. April spins at national dance events which have included Swing City Chicago, Boogie By the Bay (San Francisco), The Chicago Classic, Phoenix 4th of July, Meet Me In St. Louis, The US Open, Fort Wayne Dance for All, Swing Dance America (Milwaukee), Seattle Easter Swing, Florida Swing Vacation, The Chicago Dance Camp, Tampa Bay Classic, Sweetheart Swing (Tampa), Florida Dance Magic, Swingin Dance Party (Cincinnati), The Sweet Side of Swing (Atlanta and Vancouver), , and the Worlds Country Dance Championship.
Awards: April was named the All Swing DJ of the Year for 2009 and was recently inducted into the Global Swing DJ Hall of Fame.
Education: April has a bachelors and masters degree in music education.