Friday, May 1, 2015

Vejvoda, Jaromir

Jaromir Vejvoda(1907-1988)(left one of the stamp), Czech composer and the author of "Beer Barrel Polka". He learned to play fiddle and flugelhorn in a band led by his father. Later he played these instruments in a military band. He started to compose music in 1920's and his music with polka style gaining popularity, especially Czech and German-speaking countries. He composed polkas and popular music.

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