Ancient Slovak Wedding Traditions
- Many people claim the Bird Dance to be an ancient Eastern European wedding
I got into a fight with my wife when she told me I was wrong about the Bird
Dance being very recent.
I'm sure in 1973 we were "early adopters" at our wedding.
Hank Haller did bring it to America early on after a Polka Fest in Europe.
The song was written in the early 60's and met with fair success for 20
years in Noth America.
In the early 80's it took America by storm.
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