The Mexican polka-influenced band, Polka Madre.

The Mexican polka-influenced band, Polka Madre.

Credit:

Raúl Pérez-Mejía

Polka music from Europe and norteño music from Mexico have a surprising amount in common — from the upbeat tempos to the ever-present accordian.

For this week's Geo Quiz, we're looking for the name of the European region that has unwittingly exported its music to Mexico, creating a new scene in the country.

Can you name it?

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