About the Band:
About Us
Recorded Music
Upcoming Events

How we got started...
The Dakota Dutchmen played their first dance at the American Legion in Lankin on Memorial Day 2004 with Matt Hodek on accordion, concertina & vocals; Mike Helt on piano; Roger Kosobud on drums & Charlie Sunde on bass horn.
Matt Hodek, Bandleader - Lankin, ND
|horns, bass horn, piano accordion,
button accordion & concertina|

Rodney Bosh - Lankin, ND
|drums & vocals|

Mike Helt - Park River, ND
|concertina & vocals|

Laddie Pecka - Lawton, ND
|"2 trumpets", horns, clarinet, tenor sax & vocals|

Rose Pecka - Lawton, ND
|piano & vocals|

Mike Simon - Windom, MN
|bass horn, horns & vocals|

Charlie Sunde - Fargo, ND
|bass horn|

Donnie Swartz - Grand Forks, ND

States we've played:

Arizona, Iowa, Minnesota, Montana,
Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota,
Texas, Washington & Wisconsin
Fountain of the Sun - Mesa, AZ ~ Matt Hodek & Laddie Pecka