Yvonne Moneira is a Jazz Vocalist, Flautist, and Songwriter
with 25 years of performance experience. Trained as as
classical flautist from the age of 8, Yvonne began singing
professionally upon graduation of college.
She has performed at many prestigious venues in
Washington DC, Maryland, and New York City, including the
legendary Blue Note, Birdland, Don't Tell Mama's, Nuyorican
Poets Cafe, Bowery Poetry Club, 18th Street Lounge, Twins
Jazz, Bohemian Caverns, Columbia Station, and Utopia.
Born in Chad, Africa as the daughter of a Peace Corps
delegate and a native African woman, and subsequently
raised by her Chilean step-mother, Yvonne has always been
drawn to latin and african rhythms