Links - Guide to websites - music information site

Altan - traditional Irish fiddling

American Federation of Musicians - "Your bluegrass superstore!"

Bass Player Magazine

Bluegrass Banjo - Andy Delbridge's Bluegrass Banjo Site

Bluegrasser - An online community for bluegrass, roots and americana music fans

Bluegrass Festival Guide - " A convenient source of information about the acoustic flat-top guitar and its use in Bluegrass music"

Bluegrass Guitar Flatpicking

Bluegrass Guitar Home Page

Bluegrass Mandolin - lessons

Bluegrass Mandolin Home Page

BluegrassNow - "The Leading Magazine In Bluegrass"

Bluegrass Unlimited - Magazine published monthly by Bluegrass Unlimited

(The) Boije Collection - pdf files of sheet music from the Music Library of Sweden

BPM - owned by my friend, Dwight Erickson - located in Grand Junction, CO

CDNow at - Glenn Weiser's Home Page

Ceolas - "Ceolas houses the largest online collection of information on celtic music, and has links to hundreds of related sites.

Cherish the Ladies - Irish band featuring world class flutist Joanie Madden

(The) Chieftains at Glastonbury 1982 - featuring their harpist Derek Bell

(The) Chieftains at Glastonbury 1982 - playing "Cotton Eye Joe"

(The) Chieftains at Glastonbury 1982 - playing "a classic bit of 'lilting' (deedle-i diddle-i diddly-eyedle-dum!)"

(The) Chieftains Home Page - The world's most popular traditional Irish music band - Irish music the way it should be done!

Christian Song Search

Classical Guitar Composers List

Classical Guitar Home Page

Classical Guitar and Lute Literature

Classical Guitar Resources on the Web - 1000 great GUITAR and MUSIC sites

Classical Guitar Societies

Classical Music Archives - "The largest classical music site on the web. Tens of thousands of classical music files."

Classical Music Directory

Classical Music For Guitar - free tabs - "The Internet's Premier Classical Music Source"

(The) Crick, George C. collection - from the Gaylord Music Library, Washington University

Custy's Traditional Music Shop - situated in the mid-west town of Ennis, Co. Clare

(The) Donegal Fiddle Pages - "A site dedicated to the fiddle music of Co. Donegal, Ireland. The site answers various questions about the music, the musicians, recordings and how to get them, reviews, learning the style, etc."

Eagle Music Shop -  UK music store

Elderly Instruments - books

(The) Fiddler's Companion - A Descriptive Index of North American and British Isles Music for the Folk Violin and Other Instruments - National Oldtime Fiddlers' Contest & Festival, Weiser, Idaho

(The) Fiddler's Fakebook, by David Brody - Available from

Fingerstyle Guitar Magazine

Flatpicking Guitar Magazine

Folk Music links, by Glenn Weiser

Free Classical Guitar Music in the Web - includes O'Neill's Music of Ireland (1850 tunes in pdf format)

Giuliani, Mauro (music of)

Guild of American Luthiers

Guitar Foundation of America - huge selection of classical guitar music

(The) Guitar Grimoire - An invaluable book for the serious guitar player!

Guitar Links, by Glenn Weiser

Guitar Player Magazine

Guitar Societies

Hal Leonard

Han's Irish Music Homepage

Hobgoblin Music - "Features the largest catalog of music lessons on DVD and CD available anywhere."

International Association for Jazz Education

International Bluegrass Music Association

International Mandolin Directory

International Society of Bassists

Irish Music (Traditional)

Irish song book - "1000 Fiddle Tunes", by M.M. Cole Publishing Co.

Irish song book - "O'Neill's Music of Ireland", by Mel Bay Publications, Inc. - eighteen hundred and fifty melodies.

Irish Songs - "Free to listen to, copy and download, this page provides access to the most popular of Irish traditional, drinking and folk songs!"

Irish Traditional Music Archive - Taisce Cheol Dúchais Éireann – is a national reference archive and resource centre for the traditional song, instrumental music and dance of Ireland. - "This index identifies all distinct Irish tunes based on musical comparison of all tunes across 436 albums and 49 tune books."

Jamey Aebersold - world-class resource for jazz education, books, "Play-A-Long" CDs, study aids, camps, apparel, etc.

Jazz Guitar Online - "For the curious jazz mandolinist"

John Chambers' ABC Tune Finder - "An Amazing Resource. Thousands of Tunes at Your Disposal."

Jeff Welty's Irish Pages

Jim Dunlop Picks - is a good source

Kerrville Folk Festival - "held annually at the Quiet Valley Ranch, 9 miles south of Kerrville on Texas Hwy 16

Learn & Master Guitar - with Steve Krenz - "By far the world's most complete video instruction course for guitar." - lots of information and free lessons

(The) Mackintosh Collections - 368 strathspeys, reels, jigs, hornpipes and country dances

Mandolin Cafe

Mandolin links at Google

Mel Bay

MusicFanLinks - A directory with 32,000 music websites for 3,300 artists and bands

Music is here!

(The) Music Room - Another UK music store

Musician's Friend

Perfect Pitch Course, by David Burge

(The) Portland Collection - Contra Dance Music in the Pacific Northwest

(The) Session - Irish tunes - 456,000 Sheet Music Titles, Songbooks, Scores, Tabs, Methods & More! - classical guitar section - free sheet music

Simple Gifts Mandolin Tablature Archive

Song Search

Song Search Sites

Sor, Fernando (music of)

Starr's Guitars - located in Cedaredge, CO

Strings and Beyond

(The) Uillean Pipes, a wonderful instrument - cool video on YouTube

Uilleann Pipes - Paddy Moloney and the Chieftains play "Molly Ban" with bluegrass soprano, Alison Krauss.

Uilleann Pipes - Paddy Moloney is the piper for the Chieftains, the world's most popular traditional Irish music band. I absolutely LOVE this video ("Water From The Well")!

Uilleann Pipes - Paddy Moloney playing the pipes in Matt Molloy's tavern - another scene from "Water In The Well" - Paddy Moloney, Derek Bell, Martin Fay, Matt Molloy and Kevin Conneff all share comments about their music.

Uilleann Pipes - Ennis, Seamus on YouTube

Uilleann Pipes - Ennis, Seamus plays a reel on YouTube

Uilleann Pipes (Amateur Recordings)

Uilleann Pipes Resource Page

Uilleann Pipes - Spillane, Davy on YouTube (from movie "Brave Heart')

Uilleann Pipes - Spillane, Davy on YouTube (from "River Dance") - I like to think of the Uilleann pipes as the definitive "soul" instrument!

Vintage Guitar Magazine

VirtualSheetMusic - classical sheet music downloads

Walnut Valley Festival - "Winfield", home of the National Flat Pick Guitar Championship, is held each September in Kansas and is famous for its picking and fiddling contests and champions.

Wildwood Guitars - located in Louisville, CO

World Federation of International Music Competitions - a network of the internationally recognized organisations