Donald Gralak (1952 - 2004)

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Birthplace: Milwaukee, WI, USA
Death: Died in Milwaukee, WI, USA
Occupation: Concertina Player
Managed by: Richard Ruswick
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Immediate Family

    • Susan
      wife
    • Robert
      father
    • Florence
      mother
    • Diane
      sister

About Donald Gralak

America's Master of the Concertina. He began his public career with radio appearances beginning at the age of 9. He cut his first album in 1969 at the age of 17 and went on to release three others nationally.

A more complete biography is found here

The newspaper article Concertina Music, With Class about him appeared in the Milwaukee Journal on March 28, 1978.

Here's the Don Gralak Bank performing Bucar's Polka at Milwaukee's Summerfest (possibly in 1982). And here they are performing Under the Double Eagle.

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Donald Gralak's Timeline

1952
August 19, 1952
Milwaukee, WI, USA
2004
January 24, 2004
Age 51
Milwaukee, WI, USA
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