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MISS CAHOON. Scottish, Jig. F Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. John Glen (1891) finds the earliest appearance of the tune in print in Robert Bremner's 1768 2nd collection (p. 98), as "Miss Cahoon's Reel" (Calqhoun is perhaps what is meant by Calhoon).
Source for notated version:
Printed sources: Bremner (Second Collection of Scots Reels and Country Dances), 1768; p. 98.
Recorded sources: Parlophone 78 RPM F3428, Jimmy Shand.