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Note: Just found some info on the internet that Jim Brunner and The Rhythaires may have recorded a 45 with KL Recording Services as KS-1 on the A side only. Bill Landowski & Village Brass were KS-2. KL was a recording studio in Hubertus and they were established in 1952!

45 RPM Discography

45 Rel. Artist(s) Side A   Side B  
100* 1969 Fresh Air I'm Tired 3:00 Sway 3:12
BEP 45-101/102 19?? Jim Brunner and The Rhythmaires Augie's Polka 2:29 Lullaby Waltz 2:49
103/104 19??          
105/106 19??          
BEP 45-107/108 19?? Myron Breezy and Orchestra Breezy's Polka 2:00 Lady Esther Waltz 3:10
BEP 45-109/110 19?? Mary's Concertina Dutchmen Matilda Polka 3:00 Roller Coaster Polka 2:34
BEP 45-111/112 19?? Dick Kaye & The Kaydettes Careless Hands 3:00 Pretty Polly Polka 2:55
BEP 45-113/114 19?? Mary's Concertina Dutchmen Sharps Shooters March 2:55 Echoes in the Hills Waltz 2:47
BEP 45-115/116 19?? Mary's Concertina Dutchmen Little Joe's Polka 2:00 Hard Luck Waltz 3:05
117/118 19??          
BEP 45-119/120 19?? Herold Steinbach Orchestra Two Eddies Polka 2:20 Neopolitan Nights 2:41
120/121 19?? Jim Brunner and the Rythmaires/CLOVER VALLEY PLAYMATES CHRISTMAS TIME POLKA 2:18 SILVER BELLS  2:42 
123/124 19??          
BEM 45-125/126 19?? Herold Steinbach Orchestra Scottie's Polka 3:15 Lullabye Waltz 2:58
127/128 19?? Ed Kenny's
Olde Tymers Recording Orchestra
Out Mike Polka   Evening on the Lehigh Waltz  
129/130 19??          
BEM 45-131/132 19?? Ed Kenny's
Olde Tymers Recording Orchestra
Happy Go Lucky Polka 3:10 Night in May Waltz 4:29
133/134 19??          
135/136 1976 Peppermint Ridge Boogie Woman  4:04 Live On  3:48
137/138 1976 Peppermint Ridge Can't You Hear Me  3:30 Tornado Weather  3:40
139/140 19??          
141/142 19??          
143/144 19?? 4Ms My Home is the Nicest Place   Let's Forget Out Worries  
145/146 19??          
147/148 19?? Town & Country Dutchmen Bonnie Polka   Love Makes the World Go Round  
BEM 45-149/150 19?? Don Fleury Orch. Busy Bee Polka 2:45 Drinking Champagne 3:23
BEM 45-151/152 19?? Don Fleury Orch. Toe Tappin' Polka 2:43 Peek-A-Boo Moon 2:42
153/154 19?? Allen Van Dyke & Mountain Express [See Note 2] Whole Lotta Woman   Daddy No. 2  
BEM 45-155/156 19?? Glen Moldenhauer Orchestra (aka Glen Moldenhauer Polka Band) [See Note 1] Green Green Grass 2:51 Miami Beach Polka 2:36
157/158 19??          
BE-45-159/160 19?? Tony Rademacher Pete's Polka 2:20 Your Cheatin' Heart 2:38
BEM 45-161/162 19?? Concertina Patti All My Dreams 2:56 Because Your Blue Eyes Blink 2:21
163/164 19??          
165/166 19?? Polonia Polka Tones Under The Foot Polka   Waters From The Mountain  
167/168 19?? Concertina R Tees R Tees Polka   I Can't Help It  
171/172   Johnny Phillips I Want to be Your Sweetheart 3:24 Drinking Champagne 3:16


Lead - Pud; Drums - Frog; Bass - Burp; Larry De Groot - Vandeyacht - Bruce Taggart

According to Gary Myers, in his book OTWB, page 187-188, Bruce Taggart was born Oct 7 1949 in Appleton and helped form Peppermint Ridge. He previously played with a group called Sertified Sound.


The first album recorded at Blue Eagle Records aka Blue Eagle Music with Mary Brunner Richter, Clayton Weinreich, Jim Brunner, Kathy Watry, John Watry, Maxine Brunner Fleury [little blonde girl], Mark Brunner, Sharon Bardele and Mike Franz.

June 24, 2015 - Maxine Brunner Fleury You might not see it, it's up under the Eagle...LPS-1001. I'll have to get together with my family and get pictures of the studio, recording board/equip and list of the recordings he made. He even recorded groups that sang jingles - the one that comes to mind is Skipper Buds. My brother Max and I heard it so much we can still sing it to this day wink emoticon Yes, you are correct. My father-in-law is Don Fleury. My husband Tom played bass with him as well as several other contemporary bands. I'm surrounded by musicians smile emoticon I'm sure Don would be happy to share whatever information you need.


LP Recording Date Artist(s) Title
LPS-1002*   Arnie Klick & His Band featuring June and Arnie Half & Half Country Oldtime, Vol. 2
LPS-1006* 1975? Ed Kenney's Recording Orchestra Ed Kenney's Recording Orchestra Vol. II


LPS-1011*#   Don Fleury Band Toe Tappin' Time
LPS-1012*   Tony Radermacher One More time
LPS-1014*   Don Koloski and the Champion Valley Dutchmen Don Koloski and the Champion Valley Dutchmen
LPS-1017*   The Polka Lads This is the Place
BEM-1021*   Danny and the Ravens The Sound of...

* Depot Museum collection

# Also was available in 8-Track Tape

Notes: LP Discography

  1. 1975? - LPS-1006 - Ed Kenney's Orchestra -- Ed Kenney's Orchestra (LP)
          As of 6-22-2008, according to WISCAT, 1) the only known copy of this title is in the Manitowoc Public Library, and 2) there are no other titles known to exist in any other Wisconsin Library.




NAME & ADDRESS: Glenn Moldenhauer, age 60, of N5693 Riverside Drive, Shawano, formerly of Iron Ridge, WI, was welcomed into the loving arms of his Savior on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2004.

BIRTH & PARENTS: Glenn was born Jan. 7, 1944, in Hartford, the son of the late Gilbert and Magdalena (Callies) Moldenhauer.

EARLY YEARS & MARRIAGE: On June 20, 1965, he was united in marriage to Patricia Fischer at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Iron Ridge.

INTERESTS - EMPLOYMENT: Glenn was a dairy farmer in the Iron Ridge area. He was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Iron Ridge for 55 years where he was on the church council and was a member of the choir. Glenn also belonged to the Iron Ridge Volunteer Fire Department, the Allenton Lions Club and was chairman for the Town of Herman Board of Adjustments. Then in 1999, he and his wife moved to the Shawano area where Glenn worked for the Mid County Co-op in Bonduel. He was a member of Divine Savior Ev. Lutheran Church and a member of the choir. Glenn was known for forming the Glenn Moldenhauer Polka Band and was a member of the United Orchestra Leaders for over 35 years. He enjoyed card playing, fishing, and playing concertina for many anniversaries and gatherings. His faith and his family meant the most to him and his grandkids were the apple of his eye.

SURVIVORS: Glenn is survived by: his wife, Patricia; daughter, Cathy (Bryon) Nehls of Juneau; grandchildren, Lucas, Carissa, Marco, Hannah; daughter, Barb (Neal) Ewert of Mayville; grandchildren, Sarah, Samuel; daughter, Debbie (Dean) Huming of Hector, Minn.; grandchildren, Jayden, Range, Parker; brothers and sisters, Earl Moldenhauer, Marvin (Janet) Moldenhauer, Darlene (Earl) Schellpfeffer all of Iron Ridge, Karen (Glen) Eller of West Bend; many nieces, nephews, cousins.

PRECEDED BY: Glenn was preceded in death by: two infant sons, Jeffrey and Daniel; his parents; a sister-in-law, Marcy; nephew, David Moldenhauer.

FUNERAL SERVICES AND BURIAL: Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 4, at Divine Savior Ev. Lutheran Church in Shawano with the Rev. James Naumann and Rev. Bill Limmer officiating. Burial will be in St. Matthew's Lutheran Cemetery in Iron Ridge. Family and friends may call at the church on Saturday after 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Swedberg Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to the family to be used for Mission Outreach.

NOTE: Photo in original newspaper clipping. Source:

Note 2 - A Hustisford native, Allen Van Dyke started his music career in the mid-1960s performing at a variety of bars and dance halls. As his popularity grew, he formed the band that would later be named Allen Van Dyke and The Mountain Express in 1971. Source: 2015 Watertown Daily Times Online

Above - Roger Uhrmann, Jim Brunner and "Shorty" Vincent Brunner

Above - "Shorty" Vincent Brunner, Roger Uhrmann, and Jim Brunner

Above - 1960s: This is Shorty (drums), my dad (banjo & guitar) & John Watry on Accordion

Jim & cousin "Shorty" Vincent Brunner in 1970 @ The Old Courthouse Inn, Grafton. 10 years playing music together. Shorty played drums.



FolkLib Index - Wisconsin Record Labels by City
      and other Labels which recorded Wisconsin Musicians

Copyright 2003-2015 Douglas H. Henkle, All Rights Reserved. This page lists all known (400+) Wisconsin based record labels sorted by city. It also includes 190+   Non-Wisconsin Labels which have released at least one recording by a Wisconsin artist.
      New 2-28-2010: This page will now start linking to a sample label scan done during a long term in progress scanning project of every different variety of 78, LP and 45 label in my Wisconsin artist/group and Wisconsin record label collection. 4-01-2010: The scanning project is now on-line and called the Wisconsin Labelography.
      All known Wisconsin Labels - alphabetical
      Wisconsin Record Label Selection by City Name
      Other Lists of Wisconsin Record Labels
      Historical Record Label Addresses - new 09-17-2010

Jim's daughter Maxine married into the music on Sept 8, 1984 with Tom Fleury, a member of his father's, Don Fleury, band.

Tom Fleury Me with Dad, Don,. Sept 8 1984. My beginning of a wonderful journey with Maxine Brunner Fleury. Our wedding



Note: Unusual to have two different musicians/singers/bands on the same 45, but different sides.


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