Nalla Kim & Jessica Yoon

Dance Instructors

Two of Korea’s best instructors, Nalla and Jessica are known for being very versatile dancers  ranging from authentic jazz to lindy hop. They  specialize in fast lindyhop, charleston and  musicality. They continually  train, travel, teach, study swing dance history and also, perform with swing bands – Gipsy & Fish Orchestra, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Evans Big Band and Sage Min Swingtet. They pride themselves with basing their dancing on  original styles. Not only are they great teachers,  Nalla  and Jessica love  spreading their passion for social dancing. They have been competing since 2007, and have taken home several International and National Championship titles including ILHC, Boston Tea Party, Korea Swing Festival, Korea Balboa Classic, Busan Summer Swing Festival, and Korea Open. Also, Nalla is a main judge and made finals almost every divisions at International Lindy Hop Championships (ILHC) – Champion Strictly, All-Star JnJ, Solo, Balboa JnJ, Classic, Showcase and Team.

Nalla & Jessica teach as individuals, as couples. Contact us to find out rates, availability and booking  information. ( E-mail: / Calendar)

Here are some of the festivals and events around the world which have featured Nalla & Jessica:

International Lindy Hop Championships (USA):
Herrang Dance Camp (Sweden):
Studio Hop Summer Camp (France):
Harlem Hot Shot’s Chicago Swing Dance Studio (Stockholm, Sweden):
Swingin’ Spiring (Sweden):
HK Swing Festival (Hong Kong):
Swing Out New Hampshire (USA):
Dancing with the Stars Season 3 (Instructor/Choreographer)
Jarasum International Jazz Festival (KR):
Stir It (Switzerland):
Taipei PLAY Swing (Taipei, Taiwan):
Dancing Bus (Tokyo, Japan):
Swingtime Ball (Beijing, China):
Savoy Swing Club (Seattle, USA):
World Lind Hop Day (Rome, Italy):

Shows & Performances

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Jessica is a professional yodel singer and plays  accordion/ukelele/kazoo. Also, performs with swing bands – Gipsy & Fish Orchestra

Nalla plays a washboard with her 🙂


Nalla loves dance and swing jazz music. He has a really good ear for what gets the dancers going. He plays lots of really great “Swing Jazz” and no fluff.

– Camp Hollywood
– Authentic Jazz Weekend
– Bluesweet
– Burn the Day
– Blues & Balboa
– HK Swing Festival
– Korea Balboa Weekend
– Blues Party in Seoul (Every third Friday at Ringopop)
– Swing Time Bar (Wed/Sat/Sun)
– Many local swing events and parties.


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