Originally from Cardigan in West Wales but now residing in Cardiff , has been singing since she was 15 and performing on stage with The National Youth Theatre of Wales for three years ( same year as Michael Sheen ) , radio and with bands in Welsh and English .
1985 -2006 - various covers bands - out to lunch blues and , steamhouse covers band , in the red blues band , Lolita and the lounge lizards jazz band to name but a few
2006 - ongoing ..... sings and plays the ukulele and piano in - Omega Two with Pete Mathison guitarist with Ray Davies in 90’s. Playing at various residencies - Dead Canary , the book club , Rummer Tavern,Cafe jazz and Brecon JazzFestival and Aberjazz in Fishguard . Also work with Pete for Musicare in the carehomes .
2011 - ongoing - residency at The Parkway Hotel , Cwmbran with piano player Lyndon Jones
2017 - and and recorded on Van Morrison’s album Roll with the punches
2017 - ongoing - Wee Small Hours Duo - with pianist Gareth Hall . Playing at the Angel Hotel in Abergavenny and the Abergavenny hotel in Abergavenny .
2010 - ongoing - She is very much in demand as a jazz singer for The Keith Little Trio performing at Brecon Jazz Festical , Cafe jazz , Cardiff , Penarth Pavilion and other venues throughout wales.
2017- ongoing - performing at the school of architecture cardiff university end of year exhibition
for Prof Chris Tweed
2015 - ongoing - The Rhythm Aces - asked to join the already established Jazz quartet and now a regular member playing at Jazzclub’s throughout wales and south west - Cafe Jazz , cardiff , Warmely jazz club Bristol , Malvern jazz club .
2017 - ongoing - works for a company called Musicare performing in and around Wales at Carehomes and Nursing homes bringing music to the residents there.
2018 — ongoing - headhunted by Wild Willy Barrett ( of John Ottway & ‘Really Free ‘ fame ) she is now lead singer , ukulele drummer & piano player in Wild Willy Barretts Roaring Touring performing all over the UK
2018 - ongoing - As well as more initmate jazz singing she has recently joined a Big Band called The Skyliners Big band regulalrly performing in the South Wales Area and has since been approached by other big bands with a view to some work .
2018- ongoing - running a ukulele group every Monday night .
2019 - ongoing - writing and started recording original material and collaboration with others such as Bella Collins and also Andy Leggett - saxophonist and composer with LuckyG Publishing.
2020 - ongoing - formed the Jane Williams Jazz Quintet - with the guitarist Mike Frost , Saxophonist Andy Leggett , String Bass Don Sweeney and Greg Evans on Drums
2020 - Session singer - performed sessions for Danny Chang at The Grain Store studio in West Wales , Richard Dunn ( previously Van Morrison’s piano player ) , Jazz saxophonist Andy Legget of Sweet Substitute band in Bristol , Rob Mills re The Hailers based in LA .
April - September 2020 - Asked to sing and perform on a unpaid lockdown collaboration aptly named PLAGUE SONGS with various artists and actors from around the UK , available on YouTube and Spotify . Music written by Jon Tregenna and all words,lyrics and images by Guardian newspaper artist Martin Rowson .Everything recorded at our individual homes.
July 2020 - ongoing - As I do so much freelance work singing in carehomes I decided to start writing a musical about how the whole of the carehome industry has been affected by Covid 19 .
March 2022 - Tutor for Community Music Wales running Ukulele workshops and Songwriting workshops
August 2022 - ongoing - Busking / open air stage co-ordinator for Brecon Jazz Festival.
February 2023 - WOMEN IN JAZZ ENSEMBLE - a celebration of 7 Women on the Jazz scene in Wales
June 2023 - ongoing - Ukulele tutor at Llanover Hall , Cardiff for Cardiff council
July 2023 - Piano/Ukulele and Vocals for The Icons band with Danny Chang.