Old Time Fiddle Tunes  


A collection of fiddle tunes from old recordings, festivals, jams and workshops, notated by John Lamancusa
Click on the tune name for the sheet music (pdf file), the piano keys picture of piano keys to hear a synthesized midi file, or disc picture for a recording.

Old Time Reels New England Contra Jigs, Polkas, Hornpipes Waltzes Southwest Tunes Hill Country Tunes by Sam Bayard Links

Most Recent Additions
Hollow Poplar  (Paul David Smith G)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoPaul David Smith
Wednesday Night Waltz  (Chance McCoy from Clark Kessinger C)  picture of piano keys 
CranberryRock  (Chance McCoy C)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoTatiana Hargreaves
Dull Chisel  (by Gary Harrison AEAE)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoHopping Jenny
Scott's #1  (Bill Driver G)  picture of piano keys  disc picture Greg Canote
Cabin Creek  (Ed Haley G)  picture of piano keys Youtube logoAdam Hurt
Mississippi Palisades  (by Chirps Smith G)  picture of piano keys Youtube logo
Stambaugh Waltz   (by Craig Johnson G)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoStrings by the Sea as taught by Matt Brown
Dixie Blossoms   (Art Galbraith G)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoDave Reiner and David Surrette
Shag Poke   (Chirps Smith G)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Going Uptown   (Sam Dyer D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture


Old Time Reels
Abe's Retreat  (Bruce Greene Amod)  picture of piano keys disc picture Emory Bailey
Adrain's (Adrian's) Hornpipe (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Altamont  (Sandy Hofferth C) picture of piano keys disc picture
Backstep Cindy  (Tom Sauber D)  picture of piano keys
Barndance Polka  (Art Stamper C)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Battle of Cedar Creek  (Jerry Correl D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture John Beland
Belle of Lexington  (Emmett Lundy as played by Kirk Sutphin D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Big Eyed Rabbit  (Kirk Sutphin AEAE)  picture of piano keys  disc picture Tommy Jarrell
Big Footed "Person"  (Buddy Thomas D)  picture of piano keys 
Big Sandy  (Fat City String Band D)  picture of piano keys 
Big Scioty  (Lisa Ornstein G)  picture of piano keys  disc picture Burl Hammons
Billy in the Lowground  (Bruce Molsky C)  picture of piano keys  disc picture Burnett and Rutherford
Billy in the Lowground  (Erin Marshall AEAE) picture of piano keys 
Old Time Billy in the Lowground  (G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Billy in the Lowland  (by Henry Reed G)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Black Cat in a Briar Patch (Melvin Wine C/G) picture of piano keys Youtube logoWalt Coken and Clare Milliner
Black Satin  (Brad Leftwich GDAD) picture of piano keys
Blue Mule (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Boatman  (Bruce Molsky D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Bob Tailed Mule  (Tom Sauber AEAE)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Bob Walter's Hornpipe (Chirps Smith D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Booth Shot Lincoln  (Civil War Collection A) picture of piano keys
Boston Boy (Woodshed AllStars D) picture of piano keys
Bound to Have a Little Fun  (Orpheus Supertones G) picture of piano keys disc picture Gusty Wallace
Box the Fox  (Bob Carlin D) picture of piano keys
Box The Fox  (Bayard collection D) picture of piano keys 
Boys Them Buzzards are Flying  (by Gary Harrison A)  picture of piano keys
Breezy Point (by Jane Rothfield G) picture of piano keys  disc picture disc picture Jane Rothfield
Briar Picker Brown  (Buddy Thomas D)   picture of piano keys  disc picture
British March (Lost Indian G)  picture of piano keys
Brownie's Reel  (Chirps Smith D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Buck Mountain  (Gettysburg Jam D) picture of piano keys disc picture
By The Waterfall  (Andy Porter from Israel Welsh D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Cabin Creek  (Ed Haley G)  picture of piano keys Youtube logoAdam Hurt
Cacklin Hen  (Brad Leftwich G)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Calico (by Erynn Marshall, GDAD) picture of piano keys
Camp Chase  (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys
Camp Meeting on the Fourth of July (James Bryan D) picture of piano keys disc picture Canote Brothers
Catlettsburg  (Adam Hurt C) picture of piano keys disc picture
Chinquapin Hunting (Bruce Molsky AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture Norm Edmonds
Cindy (Brad Leftwich AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Cleveland's March to the Whitehouse (James Bryan G)  picture of piano keys  disc pictureJames Bryan and Carl Jones
Cluck Old Hen (Claire Milliner G) picture of piano keys
The Coast Is Clear  (Clifftop Jam D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Coleman's March  (Grey Larsen D) picture of piano keys
Come Back Alive  (Greg Canote AEAC#) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Colonel Crockett  (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys
Cornhusker Frolic  (Clifftop Jam G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Cowboy's Dream  (Sandy Hofferth D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Cowhide Boots  (Lymon Enloe as played by Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys disc picture
CranberryRock  (Chance McCoy from Burl Hammons C)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoTatiana Hargreaves
Crockett's Honeymoon  (Lost Indian G)  picture of piano keys disc picture Crockett Family Mountaineers
Cumberland Gap  (Freewill Savages D) picture of piano keys
Damon's Winder (Bruce Molsky D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Dandy Lusk (Claire Milliner G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Davey Come Back and Do What You Oughta (Erynn Marshall Am) picture of piano keys disc picture Delbert Hughes
Dixie Blossoms   (Art Galbraith G) picture of piano keys Youtube logoDave Reiner and David Surrette
Dixie Hoedown  (Sandy Hofferth G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Dogs in the Dishes  (Greg Canote D) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Doney (Brad Leftwich AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Down in Little Egypt  (Chirps Smith C) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Down The River  (Clifftop Jam G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Duck River (Atlas String Band D) picture of piano keys disc pictureJohn Salyer
Duck's Eyeball  (Clifftop Jam G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Ducks on the Millpond  (Rayna Gellert ADAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Dull Chisel  (by Gary Harrison AEAE)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoHopping Jenny
Dust in the Lane   (James Bryan Am)  picture of piano keys 
Dusty Miller  (Barb Schmid and Todd Clewell, D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Feather Bed  (Bruce Greene AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture(played in GDGD)
Feed Your Horse Corn and Hay (Erynn Marshall G) picture of piano keys disc picture Buddy Thomas
Fine Times at our House  (Rayna Gellert D) picture of piano keys
Folding Down the Sheets (Jake Krack D) picture of piano keys
Forked Deer  (Bruce Greene D) picture of piano keys disc picture  disc pictureJohn Salyer
Fortune  (Bruce Molsky D)  picture of piano keys disc pictureTommy Jarrell
Frankie  (Buddy Thomas) picture of piano keys disc picture
Full Moon Reel  (by Mark Schatz, as played by Rick Kaiser AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Gate to Go Through  (Christian Wig G) picture of piano keys disc picture
George Booker  (Wily Milo, AEAE) picture of piano keysdisc pictureHenry Reed
Georgia Row  (Buddy Thomas AEAE)  picture of piano keys disc pictureBuddy Thomas
Getting George Bush Upstairs  (Bruce Greene AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture(played in GDGD)
Getting Out of the Way of the Federals (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys 
Gilsaw  (Chirps Smith D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Glory at the Meeting House  (Gerry Milnes G) picture of piano keys  disc picture Luther Strong
Going Uptown  (Sam Dyer D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Going to the Wedding to Get Some Cake  (Greg Canote G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Grand Picnic  (Skip Gorman D) picture of piano keys  disc picture Joe Politte
Grigsby's Hornpipe  (Bruce Molsky AEAC#) picture of piano keysdisc picture
Grubb Springs  (Greg Canote, AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Gunboat  (Bruce Greene AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture Ernie Carpenter
Half Past Four  (Bruce Molsky AEAE)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Henry King's Reel  (by Trevor Stuart G)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Highlander's Farewell  (Emmett Lundy A modal) picture of piano keys disc picture
Hogeyed Man  (Bruce Greene A dorian) picture of piano keys
Hog Trough Reel  (Clifftop jam G)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Holloway  (Jane Rothfield D) picture of piano keys disc picture Jane Rothfield

Hollow Poplar  (Paul David Smith G)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoPaul David Smith
Huntin' for the Buffalo  (Alisa Jones Em)  picture of piano keys
Icy Mountain  (Bob Carlin AEAE) picture of piano keys disc pictureWard Jarvis
I Love My Wife As Well As Anybody, But When My Back's Turned, She's Hugging Everybody  (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Indian Ate the Woodchuck  (Bruce Molsky D) picture of piano keys disc picture Rafe Stefanini
Indian War Whoop  (Brad Leftwich D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Jaybird Died of the Whooping Cough  (Greg Canote G) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Jenny Get Around  (Claire Milliner AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture John Salyer
Jenny Run Away in the Mud in the Night (Erynn Marshall, AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture Marcus Martin
Jimmy Johnson  (Lost Indian G)  picture of piano keys  disc picture Melvin Wine
Jimmy Shank  (Sophie Vitella AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
John Brown's March  (J. Taylor)  picture of piano keys
John Sharp's I  (Bruce Molsky AEAE) picture of piano keys
John Sharp's II  (Bruce Molsky AEAE) picture of piano keys  
Joke on the Puppy (Chirps Smith) picture of piano keys disc picture
Jonah in the Windstorm  (Bruce Greene D)  picture of piano keys Youtube logoBruce Greene and Don Pedi
Julianne Flanigan   (James Bryan G) picture of piano keys disc picture
JulieAnn Johnson  (Bruce Molsky ADAE) picture of piano keys disc picture Emmett Lundy
Jump Jim Crow  (Melvin Wine D)  picture of piano keys disc picture Melvin Wine
Katie Bar the Door  (Rayna Gellert ADAE) picture of piano keys 
Kentucky Whiskey  (Light and Hitch AEAE) picture of piano keys 
L&N Rag (Jeremy Nutter C) picture of piano keys  Youtube logoTom Sauber
L'ville (Snake Hunt) (Volo Bogtrotters A) picture of piano keys 
Lacy Brown (Foghorn String Band A) picture of piano keys disc picture John Salyer
Ladies on the Steamboat  (Bruce Molsky G) picture of piano keys  disc picture Leonard Rutherford
Lady of the Lake (Norman Edmonds as played by Bruce Molsky A modal)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Lady of the Lake  (John Ashby D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Last of Callahan  (Skip Gorman D) picture of piano keys 
The Last of Sizemore  (Bruce Greene D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Laughing Boy  (Donna Fatur AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Leake County Two Step  (Orpheus Supertones G) picture of piano keys  Brendan Doyledisc picture
Leather Britches (Flat and Scruggs G) picture of piano keys disc picture Jeff Titon
Little Billy Wilson  (Jake Krack A) picture of piano keys disc picture Jimmy Thompson
Liza Jane  (Rafe Stefanini AEAE) picture of piano keys
The Long Way Home  (by Jim Childress G) picture of piano keys 
Lost Indian  (Ed Haley AEAC#)  picture of piano keys disc picture Ed Haley
Louisiana Hornpipe (Chirps Smith C) picture of piano keys disc picture
Maggie Meade (by J. P. Fraley Gm) picture of piano keys  disc picture courtesy of Berea College Sound Archives
Marching Jaybird  (Gettysburg Jam G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Martha Campbell  (Buddy Thomas D)  picture of piano keys disc pictureDoc Roberts
Meriweather (Erynn Marshall G) picture of piano keys 
Mississippi Palisades  (by Chirps Smith G)  picture of piano keys Youtube logo
Mississippi Sawyer  (Kirk Sutphin D) picture of piano keys
Molly Put the Kettle On  (Light and Hitch D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Mountain Hornpipe (James Bryan G) picture of piano keys disc picture Jehile Kirkhuff
Muddy Creek  (Greg Canote G) picture of piano keys  disc pictureG.Canote disc pictureJohn Salyer
Nail that Catfish to the Tree  (by Steve Rosen G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Nancy Rollins  (Skillet Lickers as played by Lewis Wills G)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Natchez Under the Hill  (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys
Needle Case  (Jane Rothfield D) picture of piano keys disc picture Greg Canote from Sam McGee
Needle Case  (Bob Carlin D) picture of piano keys disc picture
New Coat of Paint (by Erynn Marshall DDAD) picture of piano keys
New Five Cent Piece (Buffalo Nickel)  (Kirk Sutphin D) picture of piano keys disc picture
New Jordan  (Bruce Molsky D) picture of piano keys disc picture Norman Edmonds
No Corn on Tygart  (Greg Canote G) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Obama's March to the Whitehouse  (by Greg Canote AEAC#) picture of piano keys  disc pictureYoutube logoCanote Brothers
Oh My Little Darling (Brad Leftwich AEAE)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Oklahoma Rooster  (Sandy Hofferth G) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Old Baldy Kickin Up (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Old Beech Leaves  (Light and Hitch G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Old Chattanooga  (Clifftop Jam G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Old Cow Crossing the Road  (Bert Edwards C/F) picture of piano keys disc picture  Youtube logoKirk Sutphin and Betty Vornbrock
Old Horse and Buggy  (Art Stamper A)  picture of piano keys
Old Parnell Reel  (Bob Walters D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Old Plank Road   (Orpheus Supertones D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Old Time Billy in the Lowground  (Kelly Gilbert as played by Lewis Wills G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Ora Lee (James Bryan G) picture of piano keys
Paddy Won't You Drink Some Good Old Cider (Brad Leftwich D)   picture of piano keys
Pleasure House Rag  (Gettysburg Jam D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Polly Put the Kettle On  (Dan Gellert Gm) picture of piano keys 
Portsmouth Airs  (Jimmy Wheeler G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Pretty Little Girl (Freighthoppers AEAE)   picture of piano keys
Pumpkin Ridge/Round Up the Yearlings  (Greg Canote D) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Quince Dillon's High D (Henry Reed Reunion D) picture of piano keys
Rachel (Kirk Sutphin D) picture of piano keys disc pictureTaylor Kimble
Rachel (Melvin Wine D)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoMelvin Wine
Railroad Runs Thru Georgia (Tom Sauber AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Railroading Thru the Rockies (Woodshed AllStars D) picture of piano keys disc pictureJim Bowles
Rebel Raid  (Brad Leftwich A) picture of piano keys disc picture Ed Haley
Red Haired Boy (Little Beggar Man)  (Stuart Duncan A) picture of piano keys disc picture Kenny Hall
Red Hills Polka  (D) picture of piano keys 
Richmond  (Claire Milliner A) picture of piano keys disc picture
Richmond Cotillion (Emmett Lundy's version)  (Hoover Uprights G) picture of piano keys 
Road to Malvern  (by Jim Childress AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture Light and Hitch
Roaring River  (Clifftop Jam G)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Robinson County (Bruce Molsky D)   picture of piano keys  disc picture
Rochester Schottische (Henry Reed D)   picture of piano keys  disc picture
Rock that Cradle Joe (Jane Rothfield D) picture of piano keys  disc picture Jane Rothfield
Rocky Mountain Goat  (Light and Hitch D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Rocky Pallet  (Orpheus Supertones C)  picture of piano keys 
Rodes' Division  (Sandy Hofferth D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Rose in the Mountain  (John Salyer D) picture of piano keys  disc picture John Salyer
Rundown Boot  (Pete Priest as played by Chirps Smith D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Run Rebel Run (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys disc picture Oscar Wilson
Rush and the Pepper  (Chirps Smith D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Rye Straw (Brad Leftwich ADAE) picture of piano keys disc picture Tommy Jarrell
Sadie at the Back Door  (by Jere Canote D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Sally Ann Johnson  (Lisa Ornstein D) picture of piano keys disc picture Henry Reed
Sally Cooper  (Bruce Molsky GDAD) picture of piano keys disc pictureJohn Salyer
Sal's Got Mud Between Her Toes  (D) picture of piano keys disc picture Bruce Greene
Santa Anna's Retreat (by Henry Reed G) picture of piano keys disc picture Henry Reed
Saturday Night Breakdown   (Leake County Revelers C) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Scott's #1  (Bill Driver G)  picture of piano keys  disc picture Greg Canote
Shag Poke  (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Shakin Down the Acorns  (Bruce Molsky D) picture of piano keys
Shenandoah Falls  (Jennifer Wrigley A) picture of piano keys
Ship in the Clouds  (D) picture of piano keys disc picture Taylor Kimble
Shoes and Stockings  (G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Sleepy Eyed Joe (Foghorn String Band D) picture of piano keys disc pictureJohn Ashby Key of E
The Snouts and Ears of America (Sarah Armstrong, Bayard Collection D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Spotted Pony  (Skip Gorman D) picture of piano keys 
Spring Creek Gal  (Carl Jones D) picture of piano keys
Springfield Girl  (Greg Canote G) picture of piano keys   disc picture
Squirrel Heads and Gravy   picture of piano keys
Squirrel Hunters  (Chirps Smith G) disc picture picture of piano keys
Step to the Music Johnny  (Bruce Greene D) picture of piano keys
Stonewall Jackson  (Buddy Thomas D) picture of piano keys 
Stormstown  (Sam Bayard G) picture of piano keys
Stumptail Dog  (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Sugar Hill (Woodshed AllStars D) picture of piano keys disc picture Tommy Jarrell
Sullivan's Hollow (Freeny's Barn Dance Band D) picture of piano keys 
Sweet Bama  (Donna Fatur AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Sweet Bundy  (Orpheus Supertones D) picture of piano keys 
Sweet Little Julie  (Kirk Sutphin D) picture of piano keys disc picture Norm Edmonds
Tar River (Tom Sauber AEAE)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Temperance Hall  (James Bryan Am) picture of piano keys 
Texas Gals  (Gettysburg Jam C) picture of piano keys  disc picture
The Third of July  (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys   disc picture
Tilden to the Whitehouse  (Ernie Carpenter as played by Sandy Hofferth G) picture of piano keys  disc picture Alfred Bailey
28th of January  (Fuzzy Mountain Am) picture of piano keys disc picture Franklin George
22nd of February (Bruce Greene G) picture of piano keys 
Turkey in the Pea Patch   (Buddy Thomas D)  picture of piano keys 
Twin Sisters  (Hoover Uprights D) picture of piano keys
Valley Forge  (Gettysburg Jam D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Vince Crawford's Tune  (Hoover Uprights G) picture of piano keys 
Wagoner (Bruce Greene C) picture of piano keys 
Wake Up Susan  (Woodshed AllStars A) picture of piano keys
Waldorf Reel  (Gettysburg Jam G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Walk Along John to Kansas  (Sandy Hofferth AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Walk Chalk Chicken with a Necktie On  (Karen Celia Heil AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
Walking in My Sleep  (Greg Hoven G) picture of piano keys
Waynesboro  (Simon Mayer G) picture of piano keys
Ways of the World  (Bruce Molsky AEAE) picture of piano keys disc picture
White Creek  (Tom Sauber AEAE)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Whiteface  (by Joe Thrift G) picture of piano keys disc picture
White's Polka  (Chirps Smith C) picture of piano keys disc picture
Who Hit Nellie with the Stovepipe  (Bayard Collection D) picture of piano keys  disc picture Mark Tamsula
Who Shit in Grandpa's Hat  (aka Fire in the Log, Jimmy Wheeler D) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Wild Goose Chase  (Bruce Molsky G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Willits or Wontits  (Earl White D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Winder's Slide  (Rayna Gellert D) picture of piano keys  Youtube logoLucy Wise
Wolf Creek  (Bruce Greene D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Yellow Barber  (Buddy Thomas D)  picture of piano keys disc picture


New England Contra and Celtic Reels
Banjo Tramp picture of piano keys  
The Banshee picture of piano keys  
Batchelder's Reel picture of piano keys 
Bay of Fundy  picture of piano keys   
Reel Beatrice picture of piano keys
Big John McNeil picture of piano keys 
Chorus Jig picture of piano keys 
Crooked Stovepipe picture of piano keys
Dancing Bear (by Bob McQuillen) picture of piano keys 
Dick's Gossip picture of piano keys 
Eddy's Reel picture of piano keys 
Frenchie's Reel picture of piano keys 
Happy Acres Two Step   picture of piano keys
Homage a Belle Gaspesie  (Wild Asparagus)  picture of piano keys
Homage a Edmund Parizeau    picture of piano keys
J. B. Milne    picture of piano keys
Joys of Quebec    picture of piano keys
Knockdhu Reel picture of piano keys  
The Long Acre  (by Kevin Burke) picture of piano keys
Mary and Julia's Reel (by Winifred Horan) picture of piano keys 
Mason's Apron  picture of piano keys 
McQuillen's Squeezebox (by Ralph Page) picture of piano keys  
Miss McCloud's (Charley Mulvihill version from Win Horan) picture of piano keys 
Money Musk  (Scottish version) picture of piano keys 
Reel de Montreal  picture of piano keys 
Mouth of the Tobique   picture of piano keys 
Old French picture of piano keys  
Old Gray Cat picture of piano keys  
Opera Reel picture of piano keys  
Pays du Haut picture of piano keys  
Prince Charlie (Elke Baker) picture of piano keys 
Richmond Cotillion  picture of piano keys
Road to California  picture of piano keys
Road to Skye (Bruce McGregor)  
Reconciliation  picture of piano keys 
Red House  picture of piano keys  
Red House Quick Step  picture of piano keys 
Rose Tree  picture of piano keys 
Ross's Reel  picture of piano keys 
Silver Spear  picture of piano keys 
Speed the Plow  picture of piano keys 
Spootiskerry  (by Iain Burns) picture of piano keys 
St. Joseph's  picture of piano keys 
St. Antoine  picture of piano keys 
March of St. Timothy  picture of piano keys 
Whistling Rufus  picture of piano keys 


Celtic Jigs
Calliope House picture of piano keys  
Cowboy's Jig picture of piano keys  
Holm Band Tune (Wrigley Sisters) picture of piano keys
Joanie's Jig (Bob McQuillen)picture of piano keys  
The Joys of Wedlock picture of piano keys  
Little Burnt Potato picture of piano keys  
Off She Goes picture of piano keys  
One Horned Sheep picture of piano keys
R. Aim's Compliments to J. Craigie (Wrigley Sisters) picture of piano keys  
Sarah's Jig  (Bob McQuillen) picture of piano keys   
Swelkie  (Wrigley Sisters) picture of piano keys
Top of Cork Road picture of piano keys
Tripping Up the Stairs  picture of piano keys
The White Petticoat picture of piano keys  

Celtic Polkas, Hornpipes, etc.
Biddy Martin's Polka (Kevin Burke) picture of piano keys  
Patchwork Polka  picture of piano keys  
Ger the Rigger Polka (Kevin Burke) picture of piano keys  
Bill Sullivan's Polka (Kevin Burke) picture of piano keys
Crested Hens  (Win Horan) disc picture picture of piano keys
Ducks of Magheralin  (Polka, Win Horan) picture of piano keys disc picture
Derry Hornpipe (Eugene O'Donnell) picture of piano keys  
Em Polka  (Win Horan) picture of piano keys disc picture
The Long Acre  (by Kevin Burke) picture of piano keys
Maids of Mitchelstown (Kevin Burke)  
Morning Mist (James Keane)  picture of piano keys
Road to Skye (Bruce McGregor) picture of piano keys


Waltzes
Anna's Waltz   (C) 
Beethoven's Favorite Waltz  (James Bryan G) picture of piano keys 
Belgarth Waltz (G) picture of piano keys  
Black Hills Waltz (by K.C. Kartchner A)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Blue Mountain Waltz  (Kenny Baker A) picture of piano keys    
California Waltz  (Chirps Smith C) picture of piano keys 
Elie's Waltz (Chirps Smith G) picture of piano keys 
Emma's Waltz (Finnish Am)    picture of piano keys   Youtube logoSarah Comer Dm
Estonian Waltz (Aly Bain A)  picture of piano keys
Evening Star Waltz (Chirps Smith D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Fiddle Fever (by AnnBjorg Lien A) picture of piano keys disc picture
Highlands of Holland (by Win Horan Em) picture of piano keys disc picture
Ingi (by Jennifer Wrigley) picture of piano keys
Inishere  (by Thomas Walsh Dmix)  picture of piano keys
Italian Waltz (Run of the Mill String Band G) picture of piano keys 
Its So Quiet Waltz  (by Jim Childress D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Josefin's Dopvals  (by Roger Tallroth, Vasen G)  picture of piano keys
Judy and Jim's Wedding  (by Larry Unger D)  picture of piano keys
Kansas Waltz  (James Bryan D)  picture of piano keys  disc pictureJames Bryan and Carl Jones
La Vie Est Pas Donne (Aly Bain) picture of piano keys
Lonely Bird  (Aly Bain Am)  picture of piano keys
Madison County Waltz (by Erynn Marshall G) picture of piano keys 
Margaret's Waltz  (by Pat Shuldam Shaw A) picture of piano keys
Margaret Randolph  (by Oscar "Red" Wilson G) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Medicine Bow  (by Peter Ostroushko D) picture of piano keys 
Metsakukkia  (Am) picture of piano keys
Moonlight on the Colorado (Joe Stephenson G) picture of piano keys
Nancy's Waltz (by Chris Romain A) picture of piano keys  disc picture
New Land  (by Otis Tomas F) picture of piano keys
The Old Man Waltz  (by Carmen Ficarra G) picture of piano keys 
Old Rusty Mill Waltz  (Melvin Wine G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Orvetta Waltz  (Vesta Johnson as played by Dan Levenson G) picture of piano keys disc picture Dan Levenson disc picture Vesta Johnson
Ozark Waltz (Bob Taylor, Buck Mountain Band D) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Pinedale Waltz  (by K. Kartchner D) picture of piano keys disc picture
Poor Girl Waltz (by Andy DeJarlis C) picture of piano keys disc picture  Youtube logo Don Messer
Valse de Jose y Raphaelita  (by Antonia Apodaca D)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Rockin My Babies to Sleep  (Lonnie Robertson D)  picture of piano keys disc picture
Sour Grass and Granite  (by Brian Pickell D)  picture of piano keys
Stambaugh Waltz  (by Craig Johnson G)  picture of piano keys  Youtube logoStrings by the Sea as taught by Matt Brown
Swedish Waltz (James Bryan D) picture of piano keys  disc picture Key of C
Tuscaloosa Waltz  (James Bryan C)  picture of piano keys  disc picture
Waltzing With the One I Love (by Sarah Armstrong D)  picture of piano keys 
Wednesday Night Waltz  (Chance McCoy from Clark Kessinger C)  picture of piano keys 
Yuke Pik Waltz (a.k.a. OokPik, by Frankie Rogers G)    picture of piano keys  disc picture
Zeke Backus' Waltz  (James Bryan F)  picture of piano keys 


Southwestern Tunes, Tohono O'odham Music
Valse Apasionado  picture of piano keys  
Biscuit Cheeks Two Step  (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys
Cababi Polka (Gu-achi Fiddlers) picture of piano keys 
Caballito Blanco (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys 
La Comancha Waltz  picture of piano keys disc picture 
El Coyote  (Larry Edelman) picture of piano keys
E. J. Special Polka (Gu-achi Fiddlers) picture of piano keys    
Elliott's Favorite Waltz (Gu-achi Fiddlers) picture of piano keys    
Valse de Escoba  picture of piano keys  
First Choice Two Step  (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys
Hohokum Polka (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys  
Its In There  (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys 
Valse de Jose y Raphaelita  (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Lonnie's Polka  (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys
Memories in Ajo  (Gu-achi Fiddlers) picture of piano keys disc picture
O Detta al Sole  (Soda Rock Ramblers G) picture of piano keys disc picture
Paul's White Sox Polka (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys 
Valse de los Panos  picture of piano keys  
Pinto Beans Two Step  (schottish, Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys 
Purple Lilies Polka  picture of piano keys  
Santa Rosa Processional (Gu-achi Fiddlers) picture of piano keys 
Second Time in San Javier Two Step  (Bayou Seco) picture of piano keys
Squash Fields  picture of piano keys 
Uncle Charlie's  picture of piano keys  
La Varsovienna  picture of piano keys  


Misc. Tunes
Cotton Picker's Rag   (Grinnell Griggers Bflat) picture of piano keys  disc picture
Dill Pickle Rag  picture of piano keys
East Tennessee Blues  picture of piano keys
Silver Bells  picture of piano keys  
Tarantella  picture of piano keys  
Kim Fisher's Lament (by Paul Rito) picture of piano keys


Links

Sam Bayard Collections

  • Up in the Batten House - Excerpts from by Sam Bayard's tune collections, recorded by Mark Tamsula and Richard Withers

  • Hill Country Tunes - Historic 1944 collection of tunes from Western PA fiddlers, including Sara Armstrong, compiled by Sam Bayard

  • Penn State Special Collections Library - Sam Bayard field recordings 1948-1962

    Notation and Recordings

  • Old Time Banjo Tab - from Greg and Jere Canote, banjo tab and learn by ear versions of OT tunes

  • The Slippery-Hill Web Site - Original recordings of old time tunes notated in Christeson and Milliner Collections

  • JC's ABC Tune Finder - tunes in text, ABC, Postscript, PDF, GIF, PNG, and MIDI formats (PDF is easiest to read)

  • THE VIRTUAL GRAMOPHONE - Canadian Historic Sound Recordings

  • Fiddle Resources on the Web - by Mickey Koth, Yale

  • Ceolas - Celtic PDF, GIF, ABC, and MIDI formats with really good background history on songs

  • The Session - A collection of Irish traditional tunes in abc and GIF formats contributed by members

  • Fiddle Tunes of the Old Frontier, The Henry Reed Collection - the Library of Congress

  • Berea College Sound Archives - Recordings that document Appalachian history and culture, predominantly Kentucky

  • Hetzler's Fakebook - MIDI fakebook of traditional fiddle music. It consists of 549 American Old Time, Celtic, English, and Welsh fiddle tunes

  • Folk Music Index An index to recorded and print resources, by Jane Keefer

    Jams and Dances

  • Folkjam.org - the international jam session sharing site

  • State College Old Time Jam - Third Wednesday of every month, State College PA

  • Central Pennsylvania Country Dance Association - Monthly Contra Dances in State College, PA

    Misc

  • Audacity - Free, Cross-Platform Sound Editor

  • Carpal Tunnel String Band - Three old coots (including me) from central PA who play Old Time music


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