Loading...

Horace Weston's Celebrated Polka

987 views

Loading...

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Published on Sep 19, 2009

A tune from "The J. E. Brewster Banjoist", 1884. Originally for banjo in the classic style. I play it on a 1930s remake of a 1890s parlor guitar.

This recording is part of a series of posts and recordings about Horace Weston:
http://soupgreens.com/search/horace+w...

I'm a blues or jazz player, not a classical player, so this tune is a little out of my turf and I ended up laying on the rubato too heavy for this to be danceable. But what the hell, nobody polkas any more, right?

YouTube mangled the beginning of the video the first time I uploaded it, so I had to delete it and upload again. All I succeeded in doing was nuking the one rating it had gotten...

  • Category

  • License

    • Standard YouTube License

Loading...

When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next.

Up next


to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...