Time Signature: 4.4
Key of Tune: D
Tune Type: Schottische
Number of Bars: 16
From: J Meredith, H Anderson, Folk Songs of Australia Vol 1, UNSW Press, 1967, p68
Notes: There are several variants of this schottische collected in Australia. John Meredith collected a version from John Warn of Crooked Corner who learned it from his great grandfather Bill Edwards. Meredith referred to the tune as a variant of the ‘Crabby Face Schottische’, which he had first heard from Vince Holland of Mudgee in the 1950s. Vince had learned it from his father Fred. Chris Sullivan & Mark Rummery collected a version from Charlie Batchelor who learned it from George Parkins.
Collector(s): John Meredith Collection - NLA