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     Bill Savatski

Bill Savatski

 

 

Happy Minute Polka

Bill Savatski And His Orchestra have played for polka lovers and dancers all over the entire Midwest bringing their happy polka Music. They have also appeared on numerous radio and television programs in the Wisconsin area. Bill Savatski had the pleasure of appearing on Coast to Coast television on the Polka Varieties Show with America's Polka King Frankie Yankovic. After playing many times with Frankie Yankovic And His Yanks he formed his own group and began playing the many ballrooms and clubs in Wisconsin and Illinois. In a very short period of time, the band became one of the finest and most popular bands in the area. Special recognition was given to the band when they were given a citation by the Entertainment Operators of America as an outstanding dance band of the year. Bill recorded his most requested songs on some albums. A great collection of favorite polkas and waltzes all done up in the ever popular style of Bill Savatski. Happy polkas and dreamy waltzes! Piano accordionist Bill Savatski is also featured playing an old time three row German button accordion on some tunes from his albums. Bill was inducted in the Wisconsin Polka Hall of Fame. In 2009 he received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bill Savatski And His Orchestra speelden voor de polka liefhebbers en dansers in het hele Midden Westen door hun vrolijke polka muziek te brengen. Ze verschenen ook in tal van radio en televisie programma's in de Wisconsin regio. Bill Savatski had het genoegen op Coast to Coast televisie met de Polka Varieties Show op te treden met met America's Polka King Frankie Yankovic. Na vele malen met Frankie Yankovic And His Yanks te hebben gespeeld richtte hij zijn eigen groep op en begon daarna op te treden in de vele zalen en clubs in Wisconsin en Illinois. In een zeer korte periode werd de band één van de beste en populairste band in de regio. Speciale erkenning voor de band kwam van de Entertainment Operators van Amerika, ze werden uitgeroepen tot de dans band van het jaar. Bill heeft zijn meest gevraagde songs op enkele albums opgenomen. Een mooie verzameling van favoriete polka's en walsen werd vastgelegd in de populaire stijl van Bill Savatski. Vrolijke polka's en dromerige walsen! Piano accordeonist Bill Savatski bespeelde ook een old time three row German button harmonika. Op sommige nummers van zijn albums is hij daarmee te horen. Bill werd opgenomen in de Wisconsin Polka Hall of Fame. In 2009 ontving hij de Lifetime Achievement Award.

 

 

 

 

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