Re: Flying Dutchman Dance.

On 29 Aug 2006 21:18:07 -0700, "Chuckles" <gjr@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:


I would appreciate a description of the Flying Dutchman dance.

What music should a band play? Polka? Waltz?

I play with a band that receives a request every to play the dance and
since the dance is not very popular in this area we simply have no
knowledge of what songs are approproiate and how to play the dance.

Googling, I found:


Which says:

"The Flying Dutchman" is a polka dance often performed at weddings.



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