Category: Resources

You Can Teach Yourself Fiddling

A book I recommend if you are teaching yourself is Craig Duncan’s You Can Teach Yourself Fiddling. Craig, a member of the North American Fiddler’s Hall of Fame, has been the featured instrumentalist on over ninety record albums with sales…

Internet Archive

A couple of days ago, a member named Amy sent me a link to an archived book called English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians. This book contains 122 Songs and Ballads, and 323 tunes. The book was published in…

OldTime Central

OldTime Central was created in 2018 by Benjamin Smith and Richard Osban as the home of the global oldtime community. Full of stories, interviews, videos, articles, entertainment, and more, OldTime Central is a website that supports local oldtime communities by…

Old Time Fiddle Tunes

This web page is one of the most extensive internet collections of Old Time transcriptions and audio files of over 500 fiddle tunes from old recordings, festivals, jams and workshops. The web page is maintained by John Lamancusa who taught…

100 Fiddle Tunes

I recently Googled “Old Time Fiddle” and on page thirteen I found a little gem of a website called 100 Fiddle Tunes, a blog started in 2011 by Elan Chalford, a fiddler, fiddle teacher, fiddle tune writer, and blogger who…