to "Fiddlize" a tune!
and Venues in Central FL
*** Barberville Festivals and 1st
Saturday Jam Days!
Barberville Facebook Page - Be a friend! :) Keep up with what's going
Central Florida Folk Organization
- Leu Gardens, Langford Park, Writer's Round, ETC.!
Check this page regularly for GREAT concerts, jams and events in the
Central FL area!!!
Brogan: If you want to be on an email notice list announcing folk
in central Florida... send an email to Barry!
Florida Folk Festival
White Springs, FL
Florida Old Time Music
State Fiddlers Association Be sure to
check the "convention"
FOFF: Friends of Florida Folk
Park Folk Concerts
Gardens Folk Music Concert Series
Folk Music - Ormond Beach... AND central Florida Folk
Central Florida Folk
"For what's happenin' musically in Orlando"
Orlando and Area
Contra Dance Page
Sawgrass Youth Fiddle Festival
Let's encourage our young fiddlers!
St. Augustine /
Suwannee Old Time Music
at White Springs, FL.
Sunshine State Acoustic Music Camp ***
from the 2004 camp!!! )
We're looking forward to the 2008
camp already! Get that violin out of your closet! Bring it
to camp and I'll help you learn to fiddle!!!
It will be the most fun you've ever had!
This camp has classes for EVERYONE! Guitars...
mandolin... bass... banjo... vocals... etc!!!
( use this link
for information about the music part) -
Saturday Morning Folk Music!
from a previous Yalaha
Dances!!! Join us!!!
Beach Contra Dance - 1st Saturday of each month
Gainesville Oldtime Dance Society
Contra and English Country Dance
Orlando and Area
Contra Dance Page - Last Saturday of each month
Plan a BARN DANCE!
Jackson Creek will be happy to bring a
barn dance to your church,
family, club, etc.! We bring dances to weddings, also!
Orlando Swing Dancing
Tampa Friends of Old-Time Dance
Visit Folkfiddle Gifts for
in the Central Florida area. Join us!
Central Florida Folk Jam List
Deland Area Country, Bluegrass,
Folk, Gospel Jams!
Visit the forum/group for information and or
write to Kathy.
Orlando Acoustic Guitar Society
/ Friday Tunes Old Time Fiddle Jam
- Wednesdays and Fridays!
OTHER FLORIDA JAMS:
BAFA: Bay Area Fiddler's
Association - Largo, FL
Check this page for
the N. FL Bluegrass Assn. Jams list
Ellenton Old Time Music
Jam - Ellenton, FL <- This
is a new one to me! So glad to know about it!
FOFF Click on "On-Going events"
AND... be sure to check the
of Florida Folk Recurring Jams List
Camps, Contests & Events, and Jams
Snowshoe Workshops Marlinton, WV
Appalachian String Band Festival
at Clifftop, Camp Washington Carver, WV
Heritage Center All kinds of music weeks to choose from!
Ashokan Music Camps with Jay Ungar &
Association of North
Country Fiddlers - Events & jams nationwide listed
Augusta Heritage Center Music & Crafts
Workshops, Elkins, WV
Diederich's Bluegrass Events Calendar
Bluff Mountain Festival Hot Springs NC
Cape Cod Fiddlers
Ceilidh Trail Music Camp, Inverness, Cape Breton
Old Time Music Campout - In the state of Washington.
and Greater Randolph County Fiddle Support Group
Florida Country Music Site
Festival Finder Information on music festivals
Florida Folk Festival
White Springs, FL
Florida Old Time Music
Snow Bowl Dance
State Fiddlers Convention
What a great weekend!!! For dancers as well as fiddlers!
of Florida Folk Dance Page
Gamble Rogers Folk Festival
St. Augustine, FL
Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival
"In the Groove" Fiddle and Guitar Camp - Amherst, MA
John C. Campbell
Steve Kaufmans's Flatpick Guitar
and Mandolin Camps
Lark Camp - Music
and Dance from around the world!!!
Folk Roots and Events site
20th Annual Banjo & Fiddle Contests MA
Lowell Folk Festival,
Lowell National Historical Park
O'Connor's Fiddle Camp in TN
Mars Hill College, NC Blue
Ridge Old Time Week - Lots of folks from our jam group
camp. It's a great week!
Merlefest Wilkesboro, NC
NOMAD Festival Traditional
Music, Art, and Dance in CT
Oklahoma International Bluegrass Festival Guthrie,
Old Fiddler's Convention
Settler's Music Festival - Austin, TX
Old Songs Festival, Guilderland, NY
Orangeville Fiddle and Step Dance Camps
Bluegrass Festival - GA
Riverhawk Rhythm Festival
at Sertoma Youth Camp in Dade City.
Roanoke Bluegrass Weekend Roanoke, VA
Rocky Mountain Fiddle Camp near
Rhythm and Roots Festival, Charlestown, RI
South Florida Folk Festival
State Acoustic Music Camp***** St. Petersburg, FL
Katie teaches beginning fiddle at this camp!
Joe teaches accompaniment
You can have a weekend
of classes in most acoustic instruments!
Hope to see you
there! Photos from
Live Oak, FL
Swannanoa Gathering Music
Camps Asheville, NC.
Tampa Bay Contra Dance
Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass
Festival, Brunswick, ME
Union Grove Ole Time Fiddlers and
Bluegrass Festival Union Grove, NC
Walnut Valley Festival Winfield, KS
Weiser Idaho Contest
Will McLean Festival - Dade City,
Bring your fiddle and come to
Gifts: Music, Dance,
something for friends and for YOU!!!
Gifts for music lovers, fiddlers, banjo pickers, contra dancers,
Something for everyone!!!
Kathy has some very creative fiddler gifts!
Fiddle Fangle! Cute! Something
distinctive for your fiddle!
Links to our favorite t-shirt shops!
Gifts for readers, swimmers, sailors, beach bums, geocachers, and MORE!
Information, Publications & General Sites
Books and Instrument Supplies
ABC Fiddle/Banjo Player
Acoustic Guitar Magazine
All Music website Musician's discographies,
American Folklife Center
Banjo-L Banjo email
Bev Conrad's Strolling
Fiddler Site Fiddle legends and lore
Bill Good's Books
and CDs! You'll enjoy them!
Radio Station -
Listen to bluegrass music all day!
click on John
Hartford Radio for
Songbook - Over 1500 bluegrass song lyrics!
Kogut Fiddle Maker - He made Katie's fiddle, Camilla!!!
Bowed Psaltery Links:
James Jones gives a very helpful introduction to the bowed
Psaltery and mountain dulcimer. It's a great combination! (Video)
A psaltery harp! THIS
would take some real practice!
Song of the
Wood Shop Black Mountain, NC (I bought a psaltery from them and
am VERY pleased!)
Watching and listening to Celeste Ray play will inspire us!
- Ryan Thomson's Home Page
Celestial Mountain Music
Listing with standard and ABC notation
Handcrafted Mandolins & Mt. Instrument Shop
Charts for many of the tunes that Southern
These charts are in MS Word format.
Cowpie Song Corral -
1000's of Country Tune Lyrics
Delta Blues Song lyrics data base
Donegal Fiddle Pages
Hebert's Fiddle Page
Baggott's Fiddle page Ed has some great old time tunes on his
Chalford's Fiddle Page The
Instruments, Books, etc.
NEW Link!!! Fiddle
Forum Discussion Board This is a GREAT discussion group!
Fiddle Hangout -
New discussion group! Lost of SUPER information!
Fiddle_L ABC Tune Archive
E-mail discussion list and archived letters.
Fiddler Magazine Be sure to check
the LINKS on
the Fiddler Magazine page!
They have LOTS of interesting sites to share!
Fiddle Net Links -
Hundreds of fiddle-related links
Thousands of Fiddle tunes
- Old Time Music links and MANY links to
Fiddles.com - Links for fiddle
Flat 5 Press & Recording Studio On-Line store
Flatpick Guitar Magazine
Dance Organization (Southern Jubilee played for
wonderful MidSummer Night's
Ball for the past few years. We had a great time... you will, too!)
Alliance North American Folk Music and Dance Alliance
Fakebook Old time
and Celtic tunes to hear.. and to print.
It's a great resource!!!
Homespun Instructional Videos, CD's
Injuries & Musicians
Hartford Radio - Listen to his music all day!
click on the Bluegrass
Radio Station for awhile!
Gordon's Cedar Mountain Banjos -
to Fiddle! There are lots of sound files for Celtic tunes on this
Mudcat Cafe Lyrics database
Muse Download music and tab
MP3 site Tunes in
Old-Time Fiddlers Forum
- Fiddlers and fiddle fans post messages
Old Time Herald Magazine on-line edition
Old Time Music Home Page
Otter's ABC Page -
ABC Fiddle notation links
Popular Songs in American History - historical song
lyrics and midi's
Portland Collection - We LOVE these books of fiddle tunes!!!
Roots of American Music
- Great Irish tunes!
TeachList - Find a fiddle (or other
instrument) teacher in your area!
ViolinSites - A list of links to
instrument shops, etc.
Violink The World of Violins
Chord Charts - A link to the chord charts for some of the
waltzes that Southern
Jubilee loves to play!
Slow Down Programs
Slow Downer A
program that lets you slow down a tune on a CD.
Thank you for this link, Lynn!
used this one... and it's great!
- This is a stand-alone... or take-along CD slow down
machine. I have one... works great!
program that lets you slow down a tune on a CD. Type in the word "Transkriber"
in the search box and you will come to it.
for this one, Gail!