Annotation:Cheatum County Breakdown

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CHEATUM COUNTY BREAKDOWN. AKA - "Cheatham County Breakdown." American, Reel (2/4 time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. Named for Cheatham County, central Tennessee, located directly west of Nashville.

Additional notes

Printed sources : - Stephen F. Davis (Devil's Box), vol. 24, No. 2, Summer 1990; p. 52. Ruth (Pioneer Western Folk Tunes), 1948; No. 68, p. 25.

Recorded sources : - Bluebird 7351 (78 RPM), Arthur Smith. County 546-547, "Fiddlin' Arthur Smith and His Dixieliners."

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