Don Lipovac

 

 

National Cleveland Style Polka Hall of Fame and Museum

605 East 222nd Street
Euclid, OH 44123

USA

 

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Don is one of Cleveland-style's virtuoso accordionists. The Kansas City native won First Place in the virtuoso category of the American Accordionists Association National Championship in New York City in 1958. Don has been a bandleader since the 1950s, and has five polka albums and one accordion serenade CD.   He organized and taught the Kansas button box club, starting in the 1970s. He formed the St. John's Tamburitza and Folk Dance group, and was the director for 35 years. He has a Don Lipovac Booster Club with 500 fans. Don was inducted into the Ironworld  Polka Hall of Fame in Minnesota, in 1977 and the Tamburitza Hall of Fame in 1992.

 

Inducted in 2014

 

National Cleveland Style Polka Hall of Fame

 

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

 

DON LIPOVAC

 

1935 - 2014

 

 

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