> Ian Price <XxxXxxxx@xxxxxxxxxx.xxx> writes: > > > That's "The Happy Wanderer" (which is a "Quickstep"). Never ever saw the > > dance done to that tune, although it's just about possible (with a > > stretch). > > I'm not really an authority as far as German folk songs in English > translation are concerned, but speaking from the point of view of a > native, I also think you would be more likely to encounter that tune in > a set for the Irish Rover! > > About the Trip to Bavaria tune: This is well-known in these parts as a > song under the title of `Die Fischerin vom Bodensee' (The Bodensee > fisher-woman).> -- > Anselm Lingnau >
Looks like I got that wrong or else I am remembering a certain band
that did this sort of thing.