Evan Johnson is a performer and composer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Since he began studying guitar at age six, Evan’s musical interests have been wide-ranging, with extensive experience in the areas of musical theatre, avant-garde new music, electronic music, jazz, and film scoring.
As a performer, Evan’s most notable roles include Jack in Into the Woods and Emmett in Legally Blonde. He has performed both as a singer with Milwaukee Youth Chorale and the Walden School Chorus and as a pianist and guitarist in various jazz and pop ensembles throughout Milwaukee and in pit orchestras at local high schools.
Evan studied jazz theory, composition, and guitar with Milwaukee-based guitarist Neil Davis from 2005 to 2016. He studied piano under Maria Schlei from 2007 to 2014.