Hambo session with Linda and Paul (FILM)
The hambo, known as the national dance of Sweden, is an energetic social dance from 1840s Hälsingland. It was a combination of the older dance form polka, with origins in Poland, and possibly the polka-mazurka, which was popular in Europe at the time.
Read more about the regular dance sessions at the Chicago Swedish American Museum with Linda Westergren-Muhr and Paul Muhr: Linda and Paul’s love keeps dancing after 31 years