|Old Time Fiddle Tunes
A huge collection of fiddle tunes from old recordings, festivals, jams and workshops, notated by John Lamancusa.
|Charlie Walden Tune List
||Three Time Illinois State Fiddle Champion Charlie Walden provides over 200 mp3 tunes on his website for your listening pleasure.
Many of these tunes you will recognize, and some he forget the name of, but you will enjoy them all. Charlie Walden's Website
||Reference to thousands of Old Time Fiddle recordings, music, and links. If you can't find it here,
you must have spelled it wrong.
|WJAB Tune List
||Whiskey Just after Breakfast Tune List. Big listing of contra, irish, bluegrass, and old-time tunes that includes
an MP3 and PDF of words and chords, and what key the tune is played in. Check it out.
|Traditional Tune Archive
||The Traditional Tune Archive. Formerly known as The Fiddlers Companion. An indexable, searchable Wiki the provides The Semantic Index of North American, British and Irish traditional instrumental music with annotation.
||Large document transcibing huge library of tunes from Carp Camp, Winfield Kansas. I think it's
updated every year the Walnut Valley Festival occurs.
||Here's a local Kansas City gal who plays every acoustic instrument you can think of. She lists many favorite tunes we all know,
and shares many of her recordings too. Be sure to check out her calendar of events. Martha hosts a variety of jam sessions, from
beginner to advanced swing style, with country and jazz mixed in for fun. I think these sessions are open to all, but you may want
to send her an email if you are interested in attending.
|MelBay Old-Time Festival Tunes
||MelBay has a listing of standard old-time festival tunes, arrangement is basic and advanced.
|Bluegrass Song Book
||Listing of the standard bluegrass songs all pickers know. Published by the Capitol Area Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association located in the greater Washington D.C. area. This PDF has about 100 standard bluegrass tunes with lyrics and nashville charts.
|Fiddle Tunes, Waltzes and Hymns
Here is a collection of fiddle tunes by one of Kansas City's area great fiddle players: Tim Daniels. Tim, from Leavenworth, Kansas has
been kind enough to record many standard tunes and share them on his website.
Song Spinner Records
|Fiddle Tune Sources and Resources Links
||Here's the deal: You click this link and you had better be prepared to spend all day surfing the abundance of fiddle
tune collections, mp3's, links, videos, fiddle player websites, tablatures, chords, and other resources.
|Fiddle Hangout Music Archive
||Fiddle Hangout is a membership forum that provides all kinds of resources for the fiddle player. And,
they share hundreds of fiddle tunes from their member submissions where you are sure to find what you are looking for.
|Fiddle Hangout Audio Player Jukebox
||Fiddle Hangout has an audio player type jukebox to select which type of bluegrass music. It will automatically play the suite of music
from their member provided tunes. This is very cool to check your jamming skills and listen to others play the tunes we all like!
|100 Fiddle Tunes
||YouTube: 100 fiddle tunes, Old-Time, Bluegrass, and Americana music. I know there are thousands of tunes on YouTube, but if I find
it to be good reference material, I will make a link to it here on KC Bluegrass. Shoot me an email if you find good stuff on YouTube too.
|Bluegrass Backing Tracks
||Free Bluegrass Backing Tracks. Hundreds of backing tracks of our favorite picking tunes! A warning label should be included on this website,
cause you are gonna spend way too much time here.
|Old-Time Music Links
Old-Time music, events, links, biographies, resources, and hall-of-fame fiddlers here.
Check of the big list of old-time fiddler links. This will keep you busy for weeks!