DJ Jani Keinänen

  • Lived almost 18 years in the United States
  • Started tango in 2002
  • Kitchen designer

Jani Keinänen (Helsinki)

Jani was born and raised in Finland but lived almost 18 years in the United States, where he also started tango in 2002. He started the first weekly milonga in his hometown and DJ'd there regularly until 2007. Jani has also DJ'd in various other cities around the United States.

Jani relocated back to Finland in July 2012 and has since DJ'd regularly in various cities in Finland, many times in Tallinn, at Tango Frostbite festivals, 2013 Tango Remolino (Ukraine), 2014 Lodz Tango Salon Festival (Poland), 2016 White Nights Tango Festival (Russia) and Minsk Tango Fusion Marathon (Belarus), and several other countries and events.

Jani is known for being conservative but can also DJ an entire alternative milonga.