36 String Swing

36 String Swing

BandJazzAcoustic

36 String Swing fuses bluegrass, celtic, and jazz to create a sound that can offer something to every listener.

Biography

36 String Swing has been playing throughout the Boise area since 1998. Each of the members brings something to the band that helps create their original sound.
Noah Jeffries plays the guitar and mandolin in the band. He also plays the banjo and violin, which he has won several state and regional cometitions.
Katrina Pearce is the first violinist. She is a three-time National Champion at the National Oldtime Fiddler's Competion and aso has won many other competitions. She also plays the violin left-handed.
Shanna Stinger is the second violinist. She has on numerous competitons as well.
Zach Jeffries is the bassist and also the youngest member of the band. He plays the violin and mandolin as well.
Steve Gere keeps the band together rhthmically. Along with being a great drummer, he is a extremely talented jazz painist.
Each member in 36 String Swing has their own loves and interests musically. When these interests are combined, a sound is created that sets them apart from most other bands.

Discography

Slidestep

Set List

Lady Be Good
Sweet Georgia Brown
Minor Swing
Slidestep
Random Access
In Your Dreams
Glass Eye
Chabota
Kay's Tune
C-not-E
9:15
Maiden's Prayer
Kansas City Kittie
Orange Blossom Special
Milk Cow Blues
Catharsis
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This is one typical set. We have sets ranging from 1/2 to 1 1/2 hours. We do some gigs where we will play 2 or 3 half hour sets.