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Thread #26569   Message #3215528
Posted By: Artful Codger
30-Aug-11 - 07:16 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Cuckoo Waltz
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Cuckoo Waltz
YouTube has many clips of the "Cuckoo Waltz" (Gökvalsen, 1913) composed by Johan Emanuel Jonasson; a bit hit in 1921, and particularly, it seems, with accordionists ever since. Here are a couple good ones:
nice accordion solo:

Of course, there is also the dance tune and bawdy song "The Cuckoo's Nest", but this isn't usually played as a waltz.