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MONKEY SHOW. AKA and see "Going Down to Town (1)." Old-Time, Breakdown. USA, Kentucky. According to Guthrie Meade (1980) this tune is a unique version of "Going Down Town," a tune which dates to before the Civil War, recorded by southern Kentucky fiddler Henry L. Bandy for Gennett Records in 1928.
Source for notated version:
Recorded sources: Morning Star 45005, H.L. Bandy - "Fiddle Band Music from Kentucky, vol. 3: Way Down South in Dixie" (1980).
See also listing at:
Jane Keefer's Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources