page links to other traditional music sites and organizations thought
to be of interest to our members. If you have suggestions of additional
links send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Iowa Acoustic Music Venues
120 E. Burlington, Iowa City 319-351-9529
1103 Third St SE,Cedar Rapids (319) 364-1580
405 S Gilbert St Iowa City 319-351-5692
Bill's Coffee Shop
401 S Gilbert St Iowa City 319-339-0401
Radio 90.9 FM
Check out the folk programming with Karen Impola.
Online version of the magazine
Old-Time Music Home Page
They won the race for the domain name, they must know what's going
on in old-time music.
Old-Time Music Discussion Group:
searchable archive of fiddle related discussion topics.
The Fiddler's Companion
Great resource for history of fiddle tunes.
The Folk Music Index
Great for locating recordings of specific songs/tunes/performers.
Digital Library of Appalachia
Tons of field recordings, photos, and articles relating to Appalachian
Sugar in the Gourd
On-line old-time music radio station.
The Appalachian String Band Music Festival
know as Clifftop.
Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association (MBOTMA)
Our neighbors to the north.
Bluegrass Association (TSBA)
Our neighbors to the south.
The Roots Music Listening Room
Also known as The Junberry collection.
A massive collection of mp3s made from old 78 rmp records.
Includes southern black fidders, blues, gospel, old-time, early
jazz, cajun, Irish, Cape Breton, Mexican, Calypso, and more.
ABC Home Page
ABC is a musical notation system that lends itself well to traditional
dance music. Thousands of tunes are available for download.
Fiddling Learn-A-Tune Center
Tune Pages consist of transcriptions of various Missouri-style fiddle
Traditional Irish tunes posted online.
A resource for beginning through intermediate fiddle, banjo, guitar,
mandolin and dulcimer players who want to learn traditional music.
Early American choral singing style known as The Scared Harp.
Hunter Folksong Collection
An archive of almost 1600 Ozark Mountain folk songs, recorded between
1956 and 1976.
Fantatic collection of bluegrass and early country music lyrics.