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          This page lists Various Artists Collections which include one or more tracks by a Wisconsin Polka artist or group.

#A)   Summary Discography
#B)   Full Discography


#A)   Summary Discography (top/bottom of page)
    t = Complete list of track titles appears in the Full Discography

                Cuca Record Corp.
#01)t 19??   "Wanna Hear a Polka?"
#02)t 19??   All Time Polka Greats (title on the label)
             The All Time Great! Polka Bands (title on the jacket)
#  )t 19??   The All Time Great Old Time Waltzes
#  )t 19??   The Old Time Dance Album
                GRT Music Productions, 1266 Lawrence Station Rd., Sunnyvale, CA 94086
#03)  1977   Forty Fabulous Waltzes [2LP: GRT-2103-730] {A}
                HG Records
#04)  1982   Six Pack of What Made Milwaukee Famous [LP: HG-5013] {A}
                Hollywood Records / Highland Music / King Records
#05)t 1988   All-Stars of Polkaland, U.S.A.
                IAMG Music
#06)t 199?   Polka Tyme Wisconsin Style
                K-Tel
#07)  199?   25 Polka Greats [LP: NC-420] {A}
                KL Recording Service
#08)  19??   The Best of KL featuring the Finest in Old Time Music [2LP: KLP-17] {A}
#09)  19??   Wisconsin Orchestra Leaders Association [LP: KL-70] {A}
             presents A Polka Concert featuring 11 Great Bands
                North Star Appli.
#10)  19??   Polka Joe Wojkiewicz Sr., Volume 1 [LP: NSA-127] {A}
             "A salute to all the fine bands that have recorded on North Star Appli."
                Polka City Records
#11)t 1998   The World's Greatest Polka Package
                Polkaland
#12)  19??   Gay Time Polkas [LP: KB-1370] {A}
                Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
#13)t 1998   Deep Polka: Dance Music From The Midwest
#14)t 2002   Deeper Polka
                Wisconsin Polka Hall of Fame
#15)t 2003   Wisconsin Polka Hall of Famers, Volume 1
#16)t 2008   Wisconsin Polka Hall of Famers, Volume 2
  
#B) Full Discography (top/bottom of page) [number] = Actual albums I have seen "Owners" = Who owns, or owned, the album I saw (see the complete code list in library) Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) Owners ----------Cuca Record Corp., Sauk City, WI ------ #01) 19?? "Wanna Hear a Polka?" [LP: K-2001] {A} --- (CD: KCD-2001) --- (track times are not listed on the LP) - Cuca --- #01. A1 : Jeannine Polka Jimmy Hartwig #01. A2 : Tell Me a Story Polka Three Naturals #01. A3 : Trombone Waltz Sammy Eggum #01. A4 : Wooden Heart Polka Kenny Kotwitz #01. A5 : Tic-Tock Polka Joey Tantillo #01. A6 : Syl's Polka Jolly Swiss Boys #01. B1 : Sweet Potato Polka Paul Weingardt (CO) #01. B2 : Pee Wee's Polka Dick Sherwood #01. B3 : Ski Waltz Roger Bright #01. B4 : Pocatello Polka Clarence Zahina #01. B5 : New Glarus Waltz Herman Feller, Jr. #01. B6 : Scratch Your Nose Bruce Bollerud Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) ----------King Records, Cincinnati 7, OH ----------Hollywood Records / Highland Music, Dearborn, MI #05) 1963 All-Stars of Polkaland, U.S.A. [LP: LS-833] Stereo {A} #05 1988 [CD: HCD-249] {A} --- (track times are not listed on the CD) --- LP originally released 1963 on King Records #833 (mono/stereo) --- CD: "electronically rechanneled to simulate stereo" --- [Webmaster's note: no idea why they didn't use the original stereo release] --- UPC: 0-12676-02492-1 --- CD LP Performers #05. 1 2:35 Just Because A1 2:09 (see below) #05. 2 1:38 Liechtensteiner Polka A5 1:53 #05. 3 1:47 Too Fat Polka B6 1:56 #05. 4 1:43 Blue Shirt Polka A4 2:14 #05. 5 2:17 Rosalinda Polka B5 1:41 #05. 6 2:02 Sugar Loaf Polka B2 2:02 #05. 7 2:05 You Are My One True Love B1 1:56 #05. 8 1:50 Beer Barrell Polka B4 2:04 #05. 9 1:52 Henrietta Polka A3 1:58 #05. 10 2:10 Helena Polka B3 2:14 #05. 11 2:09 Red Handerchief Waltz A2 1:39 #05. 12 2:04 Silk Umbrella Polka A6 2:04 The liner notes do not state who plays what on each track. [Technically not a various artists collection, it is unknown to me if this band toured or released any other recording.] Louie Bashell George Cook (Cleveland, OH) Romy Gosz Gene Heier Bob Kames Valentine Kujawa - Milwaukee Joe Potzner - Milwaukee Frankie Yankovic (Cleveland, OH) Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) ----------IAMG Music, Willard, WI #06) 199? Polka Tyme Wisconsin Style [CD: IAMG-1005] {A} --- (track times are not listed, those shown --- are by the CD Wizzard player program on my PC) - UPC: none --- #06. 1 2:07 Squeeze Box Polka Neal Zunker & The Music Connection #06. 2 2:38 Rock N' Rhythm Kick #06. 3 3:27 Come To the Mountains Greg Anderson #06. 4 2:49 Woodland Polka Don Peachey #06. 5 2:55 Pepper Pot Polka Tom Brusky #06. 6 3:09 Sunshine & Rainbows Polka Northstar Express #06. 7 2:52 Peggy's Waltz Jim Pekol #06. 8 2:26 Grasshopper Polka Gary (Brueggen) and the Ridgeland Dutchmen #06. 9 3:21 So You Think You're Smart David Austin #06. 10 3:01 Lover's Waltz Bruce Libby #06. 11 2:23 Wildcat Polka Mike McIntyre #06. 12 2:44 Polka Tyme Wisconsin Style Richie Yurkovich #06. 13 2:29 Yank Me A Tune Gregg Wartgow #06. 14 2:18 Rib River Polka Neal Zunker & The Music Connection #06. 15 2:07 Barn Dance Kick #06. 16 2:37 Dancing Slovene Greg Anderson #06. 17 2:58 Syl's Polka Don Peachey #06. 18 2:17 Jana's Polka Tom Brusky #06. 19 2:37 Daddy's Waltz Northstar Express #06. 20 2:52 Ten Swedes Jim Pekol #06. 21 2:49 Button Accordion Polka Gary (Brueggen) and the Ridgeland Dutchmen #06. 22 2:00 March On David Austin #06. 23 3:43 Strip Polka Bruce Libby #06. 24 2:42 My Girl Polka Mike McIntyre #06. 25 2:27 Rudy's Polka Richie Yurkovich Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) ----------Polka City Records / Holland Inc., Minneapolis, MN #11) 1998 The World's Greatest Polka Package [CD: 6662-2] {A} --- UPC: 0-87455-6662-2-7 --- #11. 1 2:10 Red Head Polka Deutschmeisters (MN) #11. 2 2:38 No Beer In Heaven Dick Rodgers #11. 3 2:40 Kinder Polka Whoopee John (MN) #11. 4 2:11 Who Stole The Kisha Frankie Yankovic (OH) #11. 5 3:11 Clarinet Polka Jolly Jokers (?) #11. 6 2:21 Just Another Polka Frankie Yankovic (OH) #11. 7 2:42 Somewhere My Love Polka Padre (MN) #11. 8 3:02 Helen Polka Whoopee John (MN) #11. 9 2:26 O Suzanna Schottische Polka Padre (MN) #11. 10 2:14 Beer Barrel Polka Six Fat Dutchmen (MN) #11. 11 2:22 You Can't Be True Dear Frankie Yankovic (OH) #11. 12 2:28 Oriole Waltz Deutschmeisters (MN) #11. 13 2:25 Schatzie Bernie Roberts #11. 14 3:17 Du Du Liegst Mir Im Herzan Deutschmeisters (MN) #11. 15 2:08 Wooden Heart Polka Dick Rodgers #11. 16 2:00 Minneapolis Polka Dick Rodgers #11. 17 2:29 St. Paul Waltz Whoopee John (MN) #11. 18 2:21 Too Fat Polka Frankie Yankovic (OH) #11. 19 2:14 Ping Pong Polka Six Fat Dutchmen (MN) #11. 20 3:11 Apple, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie The Jolly Brothers (?) Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) ----------Smithsonian Folkways Recordings #13) 1998 Deep Polka: Dance Music From The Midwest [CD: SFCD-40088] {A} --- UPC: 0-9307-40088-2-9 --- #13. 1 2:28 Minnesota Polka Karl (Hartwich) and the Country Dutchmen #13. 2 2:04 Karl's Bad Schottische Karl (Hartwich) and the Country Dutchmen #13. 3 2:24 Fleeting Memories Waltz Karl (Hartwich) and the Country Dutchmen #13. 4 2:17 Gary's Polka Karl (Hartwich) and the Country Dutchmen #13. 5 2:42 Remmem Valsen The Norskedalen Trio #13. 6 1:40 Fylke Dans The Norskedalen Trio #13. 7 2:40 All Smiles Tonight The Norskedalen Trio #13. 8 1:45 Ed Quall's Polka The Norskedalen Trio #13. 9 2:08 Dorothy's Oberek Norm Dombrowski & The Happy Notes #13. 10 2:21 Mountaineer Polka Norm Dombrowski & The Happy Notes #13. 11 2:50 Chicago Waltz Norm Dombrowski & The Happy Notes #13. 12 2:10 Happy Fellow Norm Dombrowski & The Happy Notes #13. 13 3:06 Gde Su Oni Lepi Cajti? Vatra #13. 14 2:50 Bunjevacko Kolo / Vatra --- S One Strane Dunava #13. 15 2:23 Jeste Li Culi 'Judi Vatra #13. 16 2:16 Bijeli Slapovi Vatra #13. 17 5:51 Jammin' Polkas The Steve Meisner Band #13. 18 2:10 Meisner Magic The Steve Meisner Band #13. 19 2:20 Jump River Polka The Steve Meisner Band #13. 20 2:14 Sakkijarven Polka The Oulu Hotshots #13. 21 2:29 Maailman Matti The Oulu Hotshots #13. 22 2:54 Orpopojan Vallssi The Oulu Hotshots #13. 23 1:44 Finn Polka The Oulu Hotshots #13. 24 3:40 Owl Polka The Clete Bellin Orchestra #13. 25 3:02 Little Vagabond Waltz The Clete Bellin Orchestra #13. 26 2:44 Around the Moon The Clete Bellin Orchestra Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) #14) 2002 Deeper Polka [CD: SFW-CD-40140] {A} --- UPC: 0-93074-01402-8 --- #14. 1 2:02 I Won't Go Home Stas Golonka And The Chicago Masters (IL) #14. 2 2:03 Iron Casket Oberek Stas Golonka And The Chicago Masters #14. 3 2:29 Chicago Is A Polka Town Stas Golonka And The Chicago Masters #14. 4 2:37 Return To Me Stas Golonka And The Chicago Masters #14. 5 3:59 Vatrogasna polka and Kada cujem Jerry Grcevich (PA) --- tambure (The Fireman's Polka And When I Hear Tamburitzas) #14. 6 2:42 Daj mi daj (Allow Me) Jerry Grcevich #14. 7 3:16 Moja Juliska (My Julie) Jerry Grcevich #14. 8 1:46 Betty Polka The Mark Vyjlidal Band (NE) #14. 9 2:39 Red Handkerchief The Mark Vyjlidal Band --- (Cerveny satecku) #14. 10 3:06 Grandmother's Joy Laendler The Mark Vyjlidal Band --- (Babicina radost) #14. 11 2:38 Clover In The Woods Polka The Mark Vyjlidal Band --- (Jetelicku v lese) #14. 12 2:27 Raisin-Nut Polka Nancy Hlad (OH) #14. 13 2:19 Anne's Waltz Nancy Hlad #14. 14 2:18 Sweet Sixteen Polka Nancy Hlad #14. 15 2:17 Top Of The Hill Polka Nancy Hlad #14. 16 2:44 The Logger's Schottische Al Reko & Oren Tikkanen (MN) --- (Jatkaen Jenkka) #14. 17 2:29 The Work-Bee At Nujala Polka Al Reko & Oren Tikkanen --- (Nujalan Talko Polkka) #14. 18 2:43 Midsummer Night Waltz Al Reko & Oren Tikkanen --- (Suviyon Valssi) #14. 19 3:05 The Lumberjack (Lumber-Jakke) Al Reko & Oren Tikkanen #14. 20 2:54 Muziky Muziky Polka Brian And The Mississippi Valley Dutchmen #14. 21 2:08 Laughing Concertina Brian And The Mississippi Valley Dutchmen #14. 22 2:37 Chicago Waltz Brian And The Mississippi Valley Dutchmen #14. 23 2:08 Julida Polka Brian And The Mississippi Valley Dutchmen #14. 24 2:32 In Heaven There Is No Beer The Goose Island Ramblers #14. 25 2:30 There's No Norwegians In Dickeyville The Goose Island Ramblers #14. 26 1:52 Wendy's Schottische The Goose Island Ramblers #14. 27 2:32 Swiss Yodel Waltz The Goose Island Ramblers Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) ----------Wisconsin Polka Hall of Fame #15) 2003 Wisconsin Polka Hall of Famers, Volume 1 [CS: no catalog #] {A} --- (CD: #?) --- UPC: none --- #15. A1 : Meisner Magic Verne Meisner #15. A2 : Church Street Station Polka John Check #15. A3 : Whispering Waltz Spike Micale #15. A4 : Sugartime Ralph Thull #15. A5 : Polka Dancing in Wisconsin Alvin Styczynski #15. A6 : Spring Awakening Polka Dick Rodgers #15. A7 : Straus Waltz Medley Louis Bashell #15. A8 : Zivili Brace Zivili Sestra Frank Yankovic (non-Wis.) #15. B1 : Jelly Roll Johnny Hoffmann #15. B2 : Tic Toc Polka Jeff Winard #15. B3 : Lichtensteiner Polka Jerry Schneider #15. B4 : Make My Day Jim Boren #15. B5 : Kool City Polka Bernie Roberts #15. B6 : In The Mountain Roger Bright #15. B7 : O'Marie Polka Jimmy Maupin #15. B8 : Let's Waltz Together Concertina Millie Summary Discography (top/bottom of page) #16) 2008 Wisconsin Polka Hall of Famers, Volume 2 (CS: #?) --- [CD: no catalog #] {A} --- UPC: none --- #16. 1 3:44 Horse Gate Tuba Dan #16. 2 2:38 Cliff Hanger Steve Young #16. 3 2:59 Tulips in Amsterdam Don Peachey #16. 4 2:58 Just Another Polka The Julida Boys #16. 5 2:12 Hawg Wobbler Joey Klass #16. 6 2:10 Putzig Polka Ray Dorschner #16. 7 2:42 Banjo Man Polka Mike Schneider #16. 8 2:37 Amsel Dorf Kapelle #16. 9 2:40 Jazz Time Polka Don Fleury #16. 10 3:08 Back to My Homeland Normie Dogs #16. 11 2:15 No Beer Today Music Connection (Neal Zunker) #16. 12 3:53 Snibereen Polka Don Schlies #16. 13 2:07 Mini Skirt Polka Chad Przybylski #16. 14 3:09 Morning Glory Waltz Kenny Brandt Band #16. 15 3:03 Tuba Polka Gary Brueggen #16. 16 2:18 Mexican Joe Tony Rademacher #16. 17 2:23 Bring Back the Waltzes Ron VanDenboom

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