Jan’s Book ” So You Want To Sing Jazz” published by Rowman/ Littlefield

Also Available on Amazon.com


Jan Shapiro is a nationally renowned jazz singer, educator, and jazz historian.

She has taught at Berklee College of Music as Professor in the Voice Department for thirty-one years . Jan was also the Chair of the Berklee Voice Department from 1997 through May 2010.

Jan performs regularly at venues across the USA, appears as a clinician at educational conferences, has served on the board of advisors of the former Boswell Sisters Museum in NY, and has been frequently interviewed on public radio in her capacity as an expert on the early history of jazz. To keep up to date on Jan’s appearances and new recordings please join our mailing list. We also welcome any comments through the Contact page. Enjoy the Site!

Press ReleasePress Release:  Boston Vocalist Jan Shapiro
to Release “Piano Bar After Hours”



The reviews are in, and glowing, for Jan’s latest CD, Piano Bar After Hours:
DAN BILAWSKY, All About Jazz