"A star is born." Riverfront Times
"She has range, grace, and style... the voice of an angel. Oh, this could be heaven." STLive Music
"Evra little thing she does is magic." Advantage News
From Gloucester, England, Janet Evra is a jazz vocalist, bassist, and composer based in St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Evra blends traditional bossa nova, samba, and latin jazz with modern influences and an indie twist to produce a fresh sound. She 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 such as The Sheldon, The .ZACK Theater, The National Blues Museum, and Old Rock House.
Evra's debut original album, Ask Her to Dance, features top St. Louis jazz musicians Adam Maness on piano, Will Buchanan on guitar, Khamali Cuffie-Moore on trumpet, and Montez Coleman on drums, among others.
Janet's music is played on radio stations across the Midwest and on St. Louis radio stations 88.1 KDHX, 88.7 The Sound, and 90.7 St. Louis Public Radio.
Janet also performs at music festivals, art fairs, and corporate and private events.