John White stands at the old Lily Dale one-room schoolhouse where he played square dances for many years. Betty White photo.

John White

Hallsville, Missouri

John White stands at the old Lily Dale one-room schoolhouse where he played square dances for many years. Betty White photo.

Eighth of January

Players: John White, fiddle; Jim Ruth, banjo; David Cavins, guitar

Recorded January 6, 2012 at the Columbia, Missouri contra dance, out of Sam Griffin’s PA.

Fisher’s Hornpipe

Players: John White, fiddle; Lucille White, guitar; Kenny Hartgrove, banjo

Recorded at the Lily Dale schoolhouse December 1, 1984.

Hi-Lo Schottische

Players: John White, fiddle; Kenny Applebee, guitar; Kathy Gordon, bass; Howard Marshall, banjo; Musial Wolfe, piano

From “Nine Miles of Dry and Dusty” (Voyager Records VRCD372, 2007)

Hogs in the Tater Patch

Players: John White, fiddle; David Cavins, guitar; Amber Gaddy, accordion; Jim Ruth, banjo

From the Voyager CD “Nine Miles of Dry and Dusty”

New Five Cent Piece

Players: John White, fiddle; Howard Marshall, banjo; Kenny Applebee, guitar; Musial Wolfe, piano; Kathy Gordon, bass

From the Voyager CD “Nine Miles of Dry and Dusty”

New Five Cent Piece

Players: John White, fiddle; Amber Gaddy, banjo; David Cavins, guitar

Recorded February 2011 as part of a teaching CD for John’s students.

Nine Mile

Players: John White, fiddle; Lucille White, guitar; Kenny Hartgrove, banjo

Recorded at the Lily Dale schoolhouse December 1, 1984.

Peek-a-Boo Waltz

Players: John White, fiddle; Howard Marshall, banjo; Kenny Applebee, guitar; Musial Wolfe, piano; Kathy Gordon, bass

From the Voyager CD “Nine Miles of Dry and Dusty”

Soldiers’ Joy

Players: John White, fiddle; Lucille White, guitar; Kenny Hartgrove, banjo

Recorded at the Lily Dale schoolhouse December 1, 1984.

White Man

Players: John White, fiddle; Howard Marshall, banjo; Kenny Applebee, guitar; Musial Wolfe, piano; Kathy Gordon, bass

From the Voyager CD “Nine Miles of Dry and Dusty”