Live at Avenue with Jana Vargova

 

 

Jana Vargová is a professional London based singer and flautist. Equally at home performing jazz, pop, Motown/soul and contemporary, her unique voice brings a special flavour to every song. A versatile musician with a classical music background and vocal influences of jazz icons like Ella Fitzgerald and Chet Baker.

Jana started her classical music studies (piano and flute) at the age of 6 and continued in her hometown Bratislava (Slovakia) and later at Conservatories in France and Austria. She quickly developed a profound love of jazz and soul and started taking vocal lessons. After moving to London in 2014 she started writing her own songs and quickly became part of a wide range of musical projects performing across London’s most prestigious venues.

Duo with guitarist Stefanos Tsourelis ‘Jana & Stefanos’ plays intimate versions of classic Motown and soul/blues tunes. French songs inspired ‘La Boîte À Musiques’ performs a sophisticated blend of swing, gypsy jazz and soul. Her quartet is inspired by classic swing era of Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra.

19:00 – 19:45

20:00 – 20:45