A trained Soul, Pop, Gospel and R&B vocalist, Westchester’s Eve Soto is a highly sought out vocal coach, performing & recording artist. She is known for her smooth and sultry style, and her timeless music, and her high energy shows at B.B. King Blues Club, The Cutting Room, and other venues located in Westchester and New York City.
Eve Soto & The KnapperTime band featuring Debbie “Funkenstein” Knapper is one of New Yorks finest R&B soul/tribute bands The sounds of Eve Soto & KnapperTime are rich and soulful. They provide music entertainment at its best. Whether thay are performing their Souful R&B tribute shows or a freestyle jammin’ jazz session. They will have you on the floor movin’ or laid back groovin’ with their “GROWN SOUL” tributes.
Growing up in Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Eve Soto studied voice and violin at the White Plains Conservatory of music and local creative arts programs, attended ConCordia College with a music scholarship and graduated with a BA.
An introduction to the music industry came from Mt. Vernon music moguls Heavy D and Dave Hall (Untouchables). Eve entered the music industry as a recording artist and continued as a vocal coach/vocal producer, recording engineer/producer and songwriter.
Her professional music conquest includes collaborations with Crave Records (owned by Mariah Carey, Universal records, Sony records, (Various independent record labels), American Idol Contestants (Travis Orlando & Ashley Flow, Vocal coach to Broadway stars Jennifer Mollet “The Color Purple, coached pageant winners Miss Teen N.Y. 2007- Jazmyn Lyttle – Hylton and Miss Teen N.Y. 2009 – Jessica Aponte. She work with artist such as Dave Hollister, Case, Evette Michelle, Vocal produced “Knockoff” -Angelica Salem (AMS Records) feat. Lil Kim.
In the early 2000’s, Eve and Ismael Soto opened EVNI Production Studios in New Rochelle, NY. Young artist came to EVNI Productions to develop their talent and receive training from various instructors to prepare for careers in music. Singing, recording, instrument instruction, acting and song writing were a few off the offerings available at EVNI. During this time, Eve worked with artists that were signed to Universal, Sony, Crave, Interscope, Def Jam Records and a host of other independent record labels and music production companies.
EVNI eventually developed into Band Central Studios in Mt. Vernon, NY. Band Central was a 25 room band rehearsal facility which later became known as one of the largest band rehearsal facilities in NY.
Continuing to train singers and recording artists is Eve Soto’s passion. She created Ready To Sing voice lessons and vocal exercise CDs so singers could learn, practice and improve their singing at home. The multiple CD collection is distributed by iTunes, Amazon and where most digital music is sold.
Eve continues to work with Indiggo Child Record Producing & Publishing, The Record Guru, AMS Records and various church choirs. She continues to coach singers and recording artist to reach their singing goals at Mount Vernon Performing Arts Studio.
- Vocal coach – Jennifer Mollet – Starred in Broadways “The Color Purple”,
- Miss.Teen NY 2007 Jazmin Lyttle– Hylton and Jessica Aponte, Miss Pre-Teen ny 2008
- Songs recorded by Eve Soto are on the soundtrack to the movie “Second Chance”
- Eve worked for Billy Dowd casting and casted over 200 extras for for Universal pictures “American Gangster” starring Denzel Washington & Russell Crowe
- Vocal produced “Knockoff” record featuring Angelica Salem & LIL Kim
- Vocal Produced “Fire” record featuring Angelica Salem & Jadakis