Billy in the Low Ground

As played by Benny Thomasson from the Texas region

Reel or Breakdown in C

From the Benny Thomasson Collection

3 files for this tune:

Melody-Only Transcription (PDF)
Full Transcription (PDF)


Recording on the album Benny Thomasson: Legendary Texas Fiddler


Here’s a nice, challenging contest style arrangement of the old time standard Billy in the Low Ground. Look out for accidentals. Thomason used his signature descending triplet run for the ending.


This tune is a member of the following groups:

Billy in the Low Ground

Texas Fiddle

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