(413) 348-3666 / jesseluke@mac.com

Entertainer: Music & Magic

Jesse Luke is an award-winning pianist, with over thirty years of professional experience. He has performed for audiences of all ages, in a wide variety of venues, for multiple Heads of State from around the world including two US presidents while serving with the U.S. Army Band.

Jesse Luke Specializes in:

  • Cocktail Piano
  • Concert Piano
  • Weddings
  • Private Parties
  • Studio Musician
  • General Band Player

Jesse comes with a library of over 3,500 songs to choose from, of all styles and genres, and requests are encouraged.

Contact Jesse Luke today by phone or email to determine what kind of event will best fit your needs.


1983-87 US Army Bands

(all music stylings with various ensembles) • USAESOM, Little Creek A.B., VA
• Ft. Sheridan, Chicago, IL
• Youngsan Garrison, Seoul, South Korea • Ft. Lee, Richmond, VA
Piano, Trumpet, Concert & Marching Percussion, Principle Timpanist, Mallets

1984-85 Laughters Comedy Club Highland Park, IL
Host / MC / Comedian

1985-86 All That Jazz (live jazz venue)
I Tae Won, Seoul, South Korea
Piano Player: House Band (jazz)
Band Leader, Pianist: Jesse Luke & Friends

1987-90 The Appomattox Run Tavern Petersburg, VA
Piano Player: Cocktail
Band Leader, Pianist: The Jesse Luke Trio Entertainment Director

1988-93 “Wolfgang”
(
4 piece: rock, blues, reggae) Petersburg, VA / New England RegionPiano, Keyboards, Percussion, Vocals, Stage Designer, Co-manager, Writer

1993-95 Yankee Peddler Inn Holyoke, MA
Piano Player: Dinner Music

1993-95 "The Brothers Band”
(
5 piece House Band, all musical styles) Geraldine’s Night Club
W. Springfield, MA
Piano, Keyboards, Vocals

1995 ... “The Jesse Luke Show”
(
my live, one-person, variety show with Music, Magic, Humor)
Greater New England Region
Entertainer: Pianist, Magician, Comedian, Actor, Producer, Show Designer, Writer

1995 ... Various Solo Vocalists

Accompanist, Music Director

1995-98 “Lobsterz from Marz”
(
New England’s Premier Grateful Dead cover band)
North East USA Region
Piano, Keyboards, Percussion, Vocals, Booking Representative, Co-manager

1998-03 The Morgan House Inn Lee, MA
Piano Player: Cocktail
Assistant Manager (Weekends)

2003 ... start: Professional Magician
(upon completing 
5 year Apprenticeship with Bill Turbin “the Great Turbino”, NY, NY)Restaurant / Bar, Table Side, Close Up Stage: Family Events, Kids Shows

2008-14 Kripalu Center
Lenox, MA
A/V Supervisor, Live Music Support

2011-15 Rumpy’s Tavern
Lenox, MA
Magician / Bartender / Host
Piano: Accompanist for various vocalists

2012-15 Table 6 Lenox, MA
Piano Player: Cocktail