Bill Hohn's Schottis No 1

From Australian Traditional Music Tunes

X:43
T:Bill Hohn's Schottis No 1
% NFF Book 2007
S:collected from Bill Hohn, Pittsworth, Qld
S:collected by Mark Schuster and Maria Zann
N:Yes - I collected both Bill Hohn's and Bill Staatz's tunes.  Both were
N:great players (on mainly double and triple row accordions).  Bill
N:Staatz hailed from the Lockyer (where he had an equally talented
N:brother, Alf).  For many years Bill worked at the Southern Cross
N:Foundry in Toowoomba.  I have many tapes of both Alf, but less so Bill.
N:They had many great old dance tunes.  Bill Hohn's playing was nothing
N:short of briiliant - terrific rhythm and great cross-rowing with use of
N:chords.  His daughters often joined on violin and guitar.  Many locals
N:still regard him as a wonderful player. Mark Schuster, Jan 07.
O:Australia, Qld, Toowoomba
R:Schottische
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
|:"G"g2d>BG2d>g|"D"f>e d>ef2f2|f>e d>e f>e d>F|1"G"G>g d>BG2G2:|2"G" G>g d>BG2A2||
"G"B2(3BBB B2B2|G>B c>d e>d c>B|"D"A2(3AAA A2A2|F>A B>c f>e d>c|
"G"B2(3BBB B2B2|G>B c>d "D"e>d c>B|F>A B>c f>e d>c|"G"G>g d>B G4||



Bill Hohn's Schottis No 1 - played by Greg O'Leary

Additional Information

Additional information may be available on the following people or organisations associated with the collection of this tune:
| Bill Hohn | Maria Zann | Mark Schuster |