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USA

 

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Nominees/Winners 2017

 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Stan Blout *Lifetime Achievement Award 2017

Kathy Hlad *Lifetime Achievement Award 2017

Al Meixner

Anton Mervar

Joe Mlakar

Frank Stanger *Lifetime Achievement Award 2017

 

 

TRUSTEES HONOR ROLL RECIPIENTS

Linda Hochevar *Trustees Honor Roll 2017

Harry Faint *Trustees Honor Roll 2017

Ray Somich *Trustees Honor Roll 2017

Bob Dozak *Trustees Honor Roll 2017

Mikey Dee *Trustees Honor Roll 2017

 

 

GREATEST ALL-TIME CLEVELAND-STYLE HITS

Croation Home Polka

Four Rs Polka

Quick Stop Polka

Riverboat Polka *Greatest All-Time Cleveland-Style Hit 2017

Slovenian Home Polka *Greatest All-Time Cleveland-Style Hit 2017

Squeezers Polka

 

 

TONY PETKOVSEK AWARD

T.B.A.

 

 

NEW ORIGINAL SONG OF THE YEAR

Happy Polka Day - Mike Schneider *New Original Song Of The Year

My Darling Danna - Toby Hanson

Strukel's Tango - Al Strukel

A Waltz For Heather - Mike Schneider

A Waltz For Kelby - Mike Schneider

 

 

CULTURAL/HERITAGE

Glasbena Matica

Tony Klepec

SNPJ Farm, Kirtland, OH

SNPJ Farm Enon Valley, PA

United Musicians Polka Association of Pennsylvania (UMPAPA)

 

 

SUPPORT/PROMOTION

Joe Godina,

Val Pawlowski,

Joe Valencic

Pam and Jerry Zagar

Ray Zalokar

 

 

BUTTON BOX: INDIVIDUAL OR DUO

Patty Candela

Matt Frank

Joe Grkman Jr.

Kathy Hlad

Ron Likovic

Darryl Valencic

Bob Zgonc

 

 

BUTTON BOX: GROUP

Button Box Divas

Fairport Jammers

Magic Buttons

Patty C and the Guys

Western Pennsylvania SNPJ Button Box Club

 

 

VOCALIST OF THE YEAR

Molly B

Gary Byndas

Murray McFadgen

John Ross

Dave Skrainer

Joe Wojtila

 

 

BAND OF THE YEAR

Anthony Culkar Orchestra

Frit'z Polka Band

lKancnik and Friends

Frank Stanger Orchestra

Dick Tady Orchestra

 

 

RECORDING OF THE YEAR

20 Years - Smilin' Scandinavians

40th Anniversary Recording - Fred Ziwich and his International Sound Machine

Blood, Sweat & Polkas - Johnny Koenig

By Request, Squeezebox - Ted Lange and Mollie B

Happy Polka Days - Mike Schneider Band

Let's Have A Party Thirtieth Anniversary - Dujka Brothers Band

Toe Tappin' Tunes - Patty c and the Guys

 

 

MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR: INDIVIDUAL

Anthony Culkar

Joe Grkman Jr.

Joshua Kay

Brian O'Boyle

Fritz Scherz

Frank Stanger

Gabe Vaccaro

 

 

SIDE MUSICIANS OF THE YEAR

Mike Faraino

Hank Guzevich

Joshua Kay

Frank Nelson

Eric Stehle

Joe Strukel

Garrett Tahano

Joe Wojtila

 

 

The 2017 Awards Show #30 will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Marriott Hotel in downtown Cleveland, OH on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 2:00p.m.