The German Polka Band was founded in 2007 by Dr. Jim Heyl, a retired UGA professor who joined the CCB in 1977. The group performs polkas, waltzes, marches and European folk dances with authentic music from Europe. The Polka Band is currently led by Ed Schwartz and is composed of 20 musicians that perform for church groups, Oktoberfest parties, and civic functions. The Polka Band is actively seeking new members. For more information about the band, contact Ed at firstname.lastname@example.org. For booking information, please call Herb Meyer at (706) 380-3878.