The Last Polka
By: Beck Hansen

Written by: Beck Hansen

  1. The Last Polka
    Available on Song Reader.
The Song:

"The Last Polka" is an instrumental piece, part of Beck's Song Reader collection.

Beck, as he did throughout his book, often borrowed art/phrases/atmosphere from older sheet music. There is an old sheet music from 1900 of a song called "The Very Last Polka." Beck dropped the 'very,' adapted the basic art (both are vacant, moody alleyways), and wrote his own music.
As said above, there is an older sheet music song called "The Very Last Polka":