Deep polka : dance music from the Midwest

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Notes

  • Smithsonian Folkways: SF 40088 (on container: SF CD 40088).
  • Polkas and other dance music, performed by 7 Wisconsin polka bands.
  • Selections originally released 1983-1995.
  • Compact disc.
  • Program notes by Richard March, including bibliography and discography (28 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
  • Forms part of: Wisconsin Music Archives.
  • Some selections sung in Croatian, Finnish, Czech and English; words also printed as texts with English translations on insert.

Contents

  • Minnesota Polka (2:25) ; Karl's bad schottische (2:01) ; Fleeting memories waltz (2:21) ; Gary's polka (2:13) / [performed by] Karl and the Country Dutchmen -- Remmem valsen (2:39) ; Fylke dans (1:36) ; All smiles tonight (2:38) ; Ed Quall's polka (1:41) / [performed by] The Norskedalen Trio -- Dorothy's oberek (2:04) ; Mountaineer polka (2:18) ; Chicago waltz (2:47) ; Happy fellow (2:07) / [performed by] Norm Dombrowski's Happy Notes -- Gde su oni lepi cajti? (3:03) ; Bunjevačko kolo/S one strane Dunava (2:47) ; Jeste li čuli j̕udi (2:20) ; Bijeli slapovi (2:12) / [performed by] Vatra -- Jammin' polkas (5:49) ; Meisner magic (2:07) ; Jump River polka (2:17) / [performed by] The Steve Meisner Band -- Säkkijärven polka (2:12) ; Maailman Matti (2:25) ; Orpopojan Vallssi (2:51) ; Finn polka (1:41) / [performed by] The Oulu Hotshots -- Owl polka (3:37) ; Little vagabond waltz (3:00) ; Around the moon (2:43) / [performed by] The Clete Bellin Orchestra
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