HD special was taped at the Ceaser’s Windsor Hotel and Casino in Canada,
during the Polkapalooza Festival, October 2009. The program features the
best known and loved polka songs, including:
Me Medley // Play me some Polka Music // Just Because // Roll out the Barrel
tune // Pennsylvania Polka // Cruise n’ down the river // East Side/West
Side // Gold old summer time // Take me out to the ball game // Round and
Round Polka // Edelweiss
Waltz // Gone
60 minute PBS pledge special and 90 minute pledge event, as well as an 80
minute pledge version, are available March 2010.
will be able to pledge companion CD and DVD, and tickets for national tour
happening fall/winter 2010.
the time that rock was reaching its crescendo, and in the era when country was
dazzling the nation, a strange phenomenon was taking place: the rising
popularity of JIMMY STURR as the hottest musical attraction in the polka
genre. Now, Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra are on the top ten list of
All-Time Grammy Award Winners, having garnered 18 Grammy Awards, and more
consecutive Grammy nominations than anyone in Grammy history.
great things have happened to Jimmy Sturr and his orchestra, but none has been
more exciting than just completing their fourth recording with country
superstar Willie Nelson. In addition, they’ve recorded with luminaries
like The Oakridge Boys, Charlie Daniels, Boots Randolph, Mel Tillis, Brenda
Lee, Bela Fleck, Arlo Guthrie, and Alison Krauss.
one has done more for the polka field than this Irishman from the little
village of Florida, New York. Seeing is believing! When you see
Jimmy Sturr and His Polka Band, you’ll know why they draw huge crowds, are
consistently voted #1 in the country, and considered “The Best in Polka
Fiallos, Stations Relations
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