April Brumfield

Dir., Harry Jacobs Chamber Music Society

April Brumfield

Dir., Harry Jacobs Chamber Music Society

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of Music


April Brumfield is Director of Brumfield & Associates Music, an agency that handles the careers and touring of a select group of artists, and has over twenty years of experience in artist management, programming, fundraising and special events management. Served as former Director of Music Industry Studies at Eastern Kentucky University.


  • MA, Arts Administration University of Cincinnati, 1993

  • BA, Music, Other Eastern Kentucky University, 1988

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • MUSI 3640

    Artist Management
  • MUSI 2650

    Careers in the Music Industry
  • MUSI 2600

    Intro to Music Industry
  • MUSI 4910

    Music Industry Internship
  • MUSI 3650

    Music Events and Promotion
  • MUSI 4600

    Music Publishing & Licensing

Teaching Interests

Music Industry related courses, such as Concert Touring, Booking Mgmt, Copyright, Licensing, Arts Admin

Research Interests

Women in music industry; women of color in jazz