Dick Tobin’s polka

Also known as The Black Mill.

There are 5 recordings of this tune.

Dick Tobin’s has been added to 1 tune set.

Dick Tobin's has been added to 14 tunebooks.

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Three settings

1
X: 1
T: Dick Tobin's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
|:e/d/|eA AB|cd/c/ BA|dG GB|dB AG|
EA AB|cd/c/ BA|Be dB|BA A:|
|:B|e>e ed|eA AB|d>e dc|B/A/G Bd|
e>e ed|ef ge|dB GA|BA A:|
2
X: 2
T: Dick Tobin's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Amin
|:EA AB|Bc BA|dB GB|AG ED|
EA AB|Bc BA|dB GB|1 AE FD:|2 AB ^cd||
|:e>^f ed|^cA AB/^c/|df dc|B/A/G B/c/d|
e>^f ed|^cd e^f|ge dB|1 AB ^cd:|2 AE FD||
3
X: 3
T: Dick Tobin's
R: polka
M: 2/4
L: 1/8
K: Ador
|:eA AB|cd/c/ BA|dG G>B|dB AG|
EA AB|cd/c/ BA|Be dB|BA A2:|
|:e>=f ed|eA AB/c/|d>e dc|BG Bd|
e>=f ed|ef ge|dB GA|BA A2:|

Six comments

That B-part is very familiar. Has anyone laid claim to composing this one Nigel? Is there any other history behind it?

That one too. 😉

Re: Dick Tobin’s

Where did your setting come from, Donargot?