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WHEEM, THE. AKA and see "Whim (The)." Scottish, Country Dance Tune (2/4 time). C Major. Standard tuning (fiddle). AABB. The tune was also published by Neil Stewart in his A Select Collection of Scots English Irish and Foreign Airs Jiggs & Marches (Edinburgh, 1788, part 2, p. 92).