April Miller is winner of October Wine Drawing

Congratulations to April Miller of Anacortes, who is the winner of our October wine drawing.We are particularly delighted because she is a musician herself, a mezzo soprano who has sung both opera and music theatre works.

A graduate of the University of Oregon where she received her Bachelor in Music, she was for three years the recipient of the Maude Densmore Vocal Scholarship.

April has sung under the direction of esteemed conductors Helmuth Rilling, Dr. Anton Armstrong and Matthew Halls for four years in the Oregon Bach Festival. In the spring of 2015, she performed in Eugene Opera’s production of Sweeney Todd and went on to sing in their 2016 production of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin.

Besides performing throughout the region, she is the owner and founder of the character entertainment company When You Wish Events, which serves Whatcom, Skagit, Island and Snohomish counties. Characters her company provides and April often performs include Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, the Ice Sisters, Rapunzel and many more.

A lucky winner from our e-newsletter list will be announced on the Bellingham Festival of Music website on the 25th of each month to receive a fine bottle of wine from Seifert and Jones Wine Merchants.Monthly drawing will occur through July 2017.

Rules: Winners’ names will be randomly drawn. The winner has to be at least 21 years of age and a subscriber to the newsletter. The winner will be contacted by phone or by mail. With permission, the winner’s name will be published in the newsletter, Facebook, and other social media. The winner must be able to pick up their wine from Seifert & Jones (or make shipping arrangements with Seifert and Jones) within two weeks of being notified that they have won.