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POLKA FOUR. Old-time, Polka. The tune was recorded for Brunswick Records in New York in June, 1929, by the West Virginia duo the Kessinger Brothers. Clark Kessinger (1896-1975) and Luches Kessinger (1906-1944) were not brothers but were uncle and nephew. Clark Kessinger had a number of marches and polkas in his repertoire, along with more traditional tunes. The record was issued in Canada with the Kessingers being billed as "Les Deux Gastesiens."
Source for notated version:
Recorded sources: Brunswick 468 (78 RPM), The Kessinger Brothers (1929). Document DOCD 8012, "Kessinger Brothers vol. 3 1929-1930" (1997).