The Hank Haller Ensemble plays the world's polka music.
Elected into the International Polka Music Hall of Fame, along with the Cleveland Polka Hall of Fame
The Ensemble has 110 musical releases, of which 75 are compact discs. Also, there are four DVDs available.
The band was founded in 1957 by Hank Haller and still has three of its original members: Hank on accordion, wife Maryanne on vocals, and Bob Gref on saxophone and clarinet. The Hank Haller Ensemble also features Jerry Krocek on trumpet, guitar, and keyboard, Frank Sluzala and Lou Vucovinsky on drums, and Bill Kopco on bass and tuba.
Offering authentic musical presentations, the Ensemble plays polkas and waltzes from Germany, Austria, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, Croatia, and America.
You will most likely find the Hank Haller Ensemble performing at festivals and club functions across the United States and Canada. We feature live music with no computers. The band averages about 50 gigs a year.
Find out where our next open dance is by clicking here.