New. Kolo CD by Don Lipovac – Accordion Phil Ashley – Tamburitza “Favor Kolas (14) of Strawberry Hill”
Sells for $15
Call Don Lipovac at (913) 299-2792
Don Lipovac, a graduate of the Kansas City Conservatory of Music with degress in theory and education, performed at Carnegie Hall and represented America as U.S. Accordion Champion at the 1958 World’s Fair in Brussels, Belgium. He has also been the Director of the St. John Tamburitzans for more than 35 years. Don received the Tamburitz National Hall of Fame Award in 1977. He received the “Polka Hall of Fame” Award at Iron World Chisholm, Minnesota in 1992 and a “National Cleveland~Style Hall of Fame” Lifetime Achievement Award, recognizing him for preserving and promotion of Slovenian Cultural Heritage in Cleveland, Ohio in 2006.
Watch for Updated Schedules
Also watch for Don Lipovac Orchestra CD’s Featuring our first Tape Recording on a Two CD Set: “Polkas & More: Volume One”, “Polka Fest” & “Playing Your Request”, “Polkas & More: Volume Two”, “muziko Muziko” & “polka Celebration” “Blind Love” “Accordion Serenade1~ “Memories of Strawbery Hill11 “St. John’s · Tamburitzans”
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Join Don for the Sugar Creek Slavic Fest this weekend.
Don plays at 9pm this Friday the 7th with Alex Meixner. Conme down and join the fun!
Mark your Calendar for this fun event! Holy Name Society’s Annual Valentine’s Day Dance, at Holy Family Parish. Saturday; February 9, 7pm to 10:30pm. Music by The Don Lipovac Orchestra. Brisket sandwiches, baked beans, & potato chips available to purchase at the dance., Tickets:are $12 per person. For tickets call Richard Schutte at 913-669-3677; JoAnn Lipovac at 913-2992792; or Mike Waliczek at 913-342-1785.
Just a reminder the Don Lipovac Orchestra’s 32nd Annual Booster Club Christmas Party is December 1st. Check out his schedule for the details!
If you go and have any pictures to share post then on his facebook fan page!
Halloween Polka Dance- Father Mejak Hall Holy Family Club 513 Ohio St 7:00 PM to 10:30 PM. Sausage Sandwiches Available for Dinner $12 tickets. For Tickets Call: Mike Waliczek 913-342-1785 or Richard Schutte 913-742-2388
Don Lipovac Orchestra’s 32 Annual Booster Club Christmas Party Fr. Mejak Hall, Dinner 5:30 PM to 10:00 PM Holy Family club 513 Ohio St. Everyone Welcome!! $25 per person
It was a beautiful night to polka! Don’s protegee Alex Meixner invited Don up on stage to play a set at the Slavic Fest.
Don’s returning to to the Sugar Creek Slavic Festival again this year to play with Alex Meixner. Come on down Friday June 8th. 9p.m. (you really should show up earlier if you want to get some Cabbage rolls!)
Sat, May 5, 12:30pm – 7:00pm 21st Annual Polski Day. Special Polish Mass will be held at 4pm. Polish dinner of Golabki, Pieroge, Kapusta, Powitica, Kolacki and Kielbasa served from noon to 7pm. Don Lipovac plays in All Saints Hall from 1pm-2pm and 5pm-7pm. All Saints Church – 8th and Vermont, Kansas City KS (map). For more information call Cathy Kolenda Smith at 913-721-0081
The 31st annual Don Lipovac Orchestra Booster Club Christmas Party will take place December 3rd at Fr. Mejak Hall, Holy Family Club, 513 Ohio, Kansas City KS. Everyone welcome! $25 per person. Print out your order form here: Xmas Party Form
Don will be performing at the Holy Family SloveneFest 274 Orchard Street Kansas City, KS 66101-3366 on Saturday, September 24th along with Hrvatski Obiccaj, and Jim “JT the DJ” Taylor. Also, Sunday, October 2, 2011 —Don Lipovac concert with Hrvatski Običaj, Kansas City Kansas Community College, Performing Arts Theater, 3 p.m.