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O.S.T. SPECIAL. Cajun, Two-Step (4/4 time). USA, southwestern Louisiana. D Major ('A' part) & A Mixolydian/Major ('B' part). Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The initials in the title stand for US Highway 90, the Old Spanish Trial, which horizontally bisects southern Louisiana. It is also, according to Raymond Francois (1990), the name of a nightclub in Rayne, Louisiana. A related song is "Cajun Special."
Source for notated version: Aldus Roger & Phillip Alleman (La.) [Francois].
Printed sources: Francois (Yé Yaille Chère!), 1990; pp. 430-431.
Recorded sources: Swallow Records SW-LP6007, Aldus Roger.
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See/hear the tune played by Cameron and Michael Dupuy on youtube.com