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2017 Kane County Chronicle Best of the Fox

Face Time with April Burkhart

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

Montgomery resident April Burkhart, over 40, was at Da Capo Music Studio in Elburn when she answered 11 questions from the Kane County Chronicle’s Al Lagattolla.

Where did you grow up? In southern Illinois

Do you have any pets? A bearded dragon, Tweaky

What was your first job? Setting up a library in Creal Springs, my hometown.

As a kid what want to be when you grew up? A musician

What do you play? Piano

Do you have a favorite song to play? I enjoy classical music.

What is your favorite charity? St. Jude’s Research

What brings you here? I’m here for a guitar lesson for Joel, my son.

How long have you been playing piano? Since I was 2.

What is your favorite local restaurant? We like Mother’s in Aurora.

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? My name is April, but I’ve never been to Paris.

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