Bio

"A star is born." Riverfront Times, September 19, 2018

"She has range, grace, and style... the voice of an angel.  Oh, this could be heaven."  STLive Music, November 21, 2018

From Gloucester, England, Janet Evra is a vocalist, bassist, and composer based in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.

Janet blends bossa nova and samba with an indie jazz twist to produce a fresh sound.  Janet performs at premier stages and music venues across the United States.  In St. Louis, Janet performs monthly at The Dark Room, bi-monthly at Evangeline's Bistro and Music House, and regularly at venues including The Old Rock House, The Sheldon, The Ready Room, The Monocle, and The National Blues Museum. 

Janet's debut album, Ask Her to Dance, released in November 2018, features top St. Louis jazz musicians Adam Maness, Montez Coleman, Khamali Cuffie-Moore, and Kwanae Johnson, among others.  

Janet's music is played on St. Louis radio stations 88.1 KDHX and 88.7 The Sound. 

Janet also performs with The Bonbon Plot, a bossa nova, French jazz, and American jazz trio.