Dollar Polka*

Key:  Em

Form: Polka

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MP3: (played slowly in rehearsal by the Vermont Fiddle Orchestra)

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Source (if known): Originally an unnamed Irish polka, names Dollar Polka because Sarah Blair, at a 1998 workshop in Montpelier, Vermont, offered anyone a dollar who knew the name. Then obscure and now common in these parts…

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Region: Ireland

*Notes: The real title of this polka was unknown when Sarah Blair taught it to a group.  She challenged the group to research the title, saying she’d give a dollar to anyone who came up with the correct name.  When no one was able to, it became the Dollar Polka.

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