Jesse Miner is an Internationally renowned DJ specializing in swinging jazz and blues. Jesse can be found spinning at a Lindy Hop event almost every week of the year. From competitions and camps on the east coast to nightclubs in his hometown of San Francisco and every hop spot in between, DJ Jesse shares his passion for swing across the country. A devoted enthusiast, Jesse stays in touch with Lindy communities around the country, always looking to bring people together through the music he adores. More than a favorite DJ, Jesse is a welcome guest at all the events where he appears. You are certain to get a glowing smile and a kind word while Jesse searches his CD books for a driving Count Basie rhythm, a jumping Louis Jordan tune or a groovy Ella Fitzgerald melody.
Jesse's essential swing CD list:
Ernestine Anderson - Great Moments With Ernestine Anderson
Count Basie/Duke Ellington - First Time! The Count Meets The Duke
Jimmy Witherspoon - Jazz Me Blues: The Best Of Jimmy Witherspoon
Ella Fitzgerald/Duke Ellington - Bluella: Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Blues
Harry James - Trumpet Blues: The Best Of Harry James
Buddy Johnson - Walk 'Em: Decca Sessions
Slim Galliard - Laughing In Rhythm: The Best Of The Verve Years
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown - Gatemouth Swings
Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra - Live In Swing City: Swingin' With The Duke
Lavay Smith and Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers - Everybody's Talkin' 'Bout Miss Thing
Big 18 - More Live Echoes Of The Swinging Bands
Carmen McRae - Priceless Jazz Collection
Ray Charles - Best Of Ray Charles (Atlantic)
Joe Williams/Count Basie - Live at Newport 1957
Dinah Washington - Best Of The Roulette Years
Oscar Peterson/Count Basie - Satch And Josh
Mary Stalling - Manhattan Moods
George Gee and His Make-Believe Ballroom Orchestra - Live and Swingin
To learn more about Jesse and to see if he's teaching in a city near you, visit www.JesseMiner.com.
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