Celtic-Related Music WebSites




Celtic Music in ABC Format

ABC Chords Out
Online utility to either remove chords or write chord sheet from ABC files
ABC Converter (Added 26 May 08)
can also transpose
abcjs (Added 19 Jul 2010)
"javascript for rendering abc music notation"; Installation Documentation; abc Tunebook Wiki - needs Fox & FoxEdit installed
The ABC Music standard 2.0 (Modified 4 Jan 11)
Dec 2010; maintained by Irwin Oppenheim; originally written by Chris Walshaw
ABC Notation Converter ***
Free on-line converter; copy/paste any ABC file and convert to notation and MIDI
ABC Standards (Modified 4 Jan 11)
How to read & write abc notation, as conceived & written by Chris Walshaw, now edited by Irwin Oppenheim
ABC Transposer (Added 16 Nov 08)
copy paste abc; courtesy of Jens Wollschläger
ABC Tune Collections (Modified 31 Dec 11)
ABC standards, faqs, tutorials, software, collections
ABC Tune Finder
hosted by John Chambers; combs the net to find abc files. Use ABC Converter for notation & MIDI; can also Submit ABC file & check conversions to gif & MIDI
ABC Tune Search (Modified 30 Dec 09)
Search on name, or a minimum of 5 notes; recognizes similar phrases & rates on percentage of shared notes
ABC Tutorial
Part 1; Part 2; Index
Allan's Irish Fiddler
tunes compiled and published in Glascow by Mozart Allan, arranged by Hugh McDermott. Various formats: gif notation, abc, Midi, NoteworthyComposer
Alan Ng's abcs (Added 31 Dec 11)
abc & notation
Bagpipe abc (Added 26 Jul 08)
guide
Breizh Partitions (Modified 14 Apr 08)
Celtic music from Ireland, Scotland, Brittany; for violin; abc, gif, midi
Cape Breton Fiddle Tunes (Added 26 May 08)
Ceilidh Soc (Modified 31 Dec 11)
celtic tunes database in abc & notation; from Sheffield University Ceilidh Society
Celtic Music Scores
choose by instrument or country; gif, abc, midi format
Cranford Publications
Cape Breton, Scottish, Irish Music; notation, mp3, midi, abc
Fiddle Tech
abc
Fiddle Tunes from Bernie Waugh
Jigs, Reels and Waltzes in abc and pdf format
Folk Tune Finder (Added 8 Jul 08)
Search engine for abc files; Input notes, from keyboard or abc, or Title
Henry Norbeck's Abc Tunes
JC's ABC tune finder (Modified 25 Jul 08)
combs the net to find abc files. Use ABC Converter for notation & MIDI; Mirror Directories
Ladysmyth ABC Tunes (Added 15 Dec 07)
abc files: Oldtime, fiddle, celtic
Learning To Play?
Discussion lists; abc music for Ireland, Scotland, Quebec, Northumberland, France, Musette Swing
Michel Bellon ABC Collection (Added 31 Dec 11)
Morris Tunes ABC Library (Added 26 Mar 07)
Multi-Voices in abc (Added 8 Jul 08)
Musica Viva Tunebook(Modified 31 Dec 11)
Searchable database for different music types and instruments. abc, gif & MIDI formats
Nigel Gatherer's Traditional Music Pages
Focuses mainly on Scottish tunes
O'Neill's Music of Ireland (Added 16 Dec 07)
O'Neill's Dance Music of Ireland; O'Neill's Waifs and Strays of Gaelic Melody; mirrors the abc project hosted by John Chambers
O'Regan's Session Tunebook (Modified 14 Apr 08)
Northumberland Minstrelsy; abc, midi, pdf files
Richard Robinson's Tune Book (Modified 31 Dec 11)
abc, notation and gif format
Roots of Folk: Old English, Scots, and Irish Songs and Tunes (Modified 21 Apr 09)
Old songs, poems, tunes in abc; indexes of folk songs & ballads pre 1800; by Bruce Olson; mirrored at Mudcat
Scales and Modes in Scottish Traditional Music (Added 7 Feb 2010)
abc files & research info
Scottish ABC Music Collections (Modified 11 May 09)
Athol Collection - 1884, Simon Fraser Collection - 1816, Skye Collection by Keith N. MacDonald - 1887
Searching ABC files with Windows XP
Skink (Added 18 Nov 07)
abc java application freeware; works with both Mac OS X (v 10.3.5) & Windows (2000/XP), with Java 1.3.1 (or newer); recommended at the thesession.org
Slow Sessions (Added 8 Jul 08)
jpg notation, abc, midi, guitar chords
Spuds Tunes - Reels (Modified 26 May 08)
abc & png formats; Jigs; Other Tunes
The Session Tunes (Modified 12 Oct 08)
abc and music notation with discussions; Most Popular in Tunebooks
Trad France
Tunes from France, Normandie & Bretagne; abc, gif, MIDI, & OGG file formats
Traditional Irish Music Learning Resource Center (Modified 31 Dec 11)
Tunes List with multiple formats: abc, pdf, MIDI, mp3; optional Myriad Music free plug-in
Traditional Music Database
abc, notation & MIDI format
Traditional Music Resource Tunes (Added 25 Jul 08)
abc, pdf, midi
Tune links @ Ceolas
links to celtic abc and midi sites
Tune Pal (Modified 18 Jul 2010)
Query-by-playing search engine for tradition Irish dance tunes; play tune on instrument or input abc to search for tune identification
Village Music Project (Added 12 Jun 08)
English Manuscript Collections
Virtual Ceili Band
WikiMusica Irish Session Tunes (Added 9 Dec 07)
notation, abc & MIDI
Wild Dismay Tunes
abc, MIDI & Notation gif
Yale's TuneWeb (Modified 26 Oct 09)
jpg and abc

Celtic-Related Site Links

100 Most Recorded Irish Tunes
2000 years of Irish music (Added 10 Jun 07)
humorous version of Irish musical history, for those who with knowledge of the music; submitted to the IRTRAD-L mailing list by Pat O'Reilly
A Complete Guide to Learning the Irish Fiddle (Modified 14 Apr 08)
by Paul McNevin; notation examples of: jigs, set dances, slow airs
A History Of Irish Music (Added 16 Nov 07)
E-Book with 28 chapters; Published in 1905
Ancient Scotish Melodies - 1838 (Added 2 Feb 08)
pdf
Canadian Celtic Music
Celtic-L (Added 7 Apr 07)
Celtic Musician Jokes (Added 22 Feb 08)
from TheSession; Another page
ContraDances Ballroom Manual (Added 26 Mar 07)
1862; 30 page TIFF files
Danny Carnahan - Celtic Mandolin Articles
written for Mandolin Magazine
Fiddler's Companion - Old Site & New Site (Modified 31 Jul 12)
Reference Database of historial and musical information about 100's of fiddle tunes; Converting to WIKI format in 2012
Field Guide to North American Irish Session Stereotypes (Added 13 Jul 08)
tongue-in-cheek humor
Gan Ainm Cartoon Archives (Added 27 Oct 08)
Co-created by Patrick Latimer, celtic mandolin player
ganainmcartoon.wordpress.com

Irish Fiddling - Regional Styles
Irish Guitar Podcast (Added 29 May 07)
mp3; pdf lesson & notation/tab
Irish Traditional Music Archive Digital Library (Modified 31 Dec 11)
What is Irish Traditional Music?; Getting to Hear Irish Traditional Music; Learning Irish Traditional Music; Studying Irish Traditional Music; The Fiddle in Irish Traditional Music; The Uilleann Pipes in Irish Traditional Music
Irish Traditional Music Tune Index
Learning To Play By Ear (Added 8 Oct 08)
Learning Tunes By Ear
Musician Jokes (Modified 30 Oct 07)
submissions to The Session Discussions
Musical Traditions Articles (Added 27 Jul 08)
O'Neill's Music of Ireland
about 1/2 way down page, just before coloured boxes find links to Airs, Marches, Jigs, Etc, Reels, Longdances, Hornpipes
Plays Well With Others (Added 2 May 2010)
session etiquette
Roots of Folk: Old English, Scots, and Irish Songs and Tunes
indexes of folk songs & ballads pre 1800; by Bruce Olson
Scales and Modes in Scottish Traditional Music (Added 7 Feb 2010)
abc files & research info
Session Etiquette (Added 13 Jul 08)
Session Suggestions for Musicians & Spectators (Modified 31 Dec 11)
Tips for Learning Irish Traditional Music (Added 31 Dec 11)
Tin Whistle Pages
Traditional Tune Archive - New Site & Old Site (Added 31 Jul 12)
WIKI-based Reference Database of historial and musical information about 100's of fiddle tunes; Converting from Fiddlers Companion to WIKI in 2012
Tune Pal (Added 18 Jul 09)
A Query-by-playing search engine for Traditional Irish Dance Tunes; PhD Thesis work by Bryan Duggan
Whistle Tutor (Modified 11 May 09)
Whistle Workshop
Yale's TuneWeb (Modified 26 Oct 09)
jpg and abc

Internet Discussion Lists/Forums

Bodhran Yahoo Community (Added 17 Jun 08)
Celtic Guitar Talk
register free
Chiff & Fipple (Modified 11 May 09)
Discussion forum for whistle players
CoMando List Archives
coMANDO - Mandolin Playing and Enjoyment - archived by week
CoMandoList Search Archives
coMANDO - Mandolin Playing and Enjoyment - search by date, keyword, subject, author
Fiddle Players' Discussion List - Search Archives
Irish Traditional Music List Archives
Mudcat Cafe
Digital Tradition Folk Song Database
rec.music.celtic (Added 28 May 07)
archives back to 1993
The Session Discussion
Irish traditional tunes exchange
TradZone (Added 19 Jul 10)
French forum

Lyrics

Bill Black's Websong Site (Added 8 Jul 08)
Cantaria - Chivalry Music
"Bardic" folk songs from Ireland, Scotland & England; lyrics, mp3, links to notation
Celtic Lyric Collection(Modified 31 Dec 11)
Digital Tradition
lyrics; notation gifs
Irish folk songs
Lyrics & MIDI
The Mudcat Cafe
Digital Tradition database; lyrics searchengine

MIDI & MP3 Links

Acoustic Music Backup Band (Added 5 Nov 07)
MIDI files from O'Neils Collection
Allan's Irish Fiddler
tunes compiled and published in Glascow by Mozart Allan, arranged by Hugh McDermott. Various formats: gif notation, abc, Midi, NoteworthyComposer
AllTabs
Traditional Celtic tunes for mandolin, guitar, fiddle & banjo; in TablEdit tef & MIDI formats
Ancient Music of Ireland
MIDI plays in background while you view the site; categorized by composer
An Maindilin (Modified 27 Dec 10)
Irish & Scottish music played on mandolin
Arkansas Celtic Music Society - Tune Of The Month
gif, pdf, MIDI
Breizh Partitions (Modified 14 Apr 08)
Celtic music from Ireland, Scotland, Brittany; for violin; abc, gif, midi
Cantaria - Chivalry Music
"Bardic" folk songs from Ireland, Scotland & England; lyrics, mp3, links to notation
Cape Breton Fiddle Recordings Tune Lists
MIDI & 1st few measures of notation
Cape Breton Live Radio (Modified 11 May 09)
current & past shows
Celtic Folk Music Tunes
MIDI & notation pdf
Celtic Mandolin MP3 (Modified 30 Dec 11)
Celtic MP3 (6) files
Traditional Irish music played by Martin Reese on mandolin
Ceol Álainn (Added 21 Nov 2010)
Rare trad Irish music recordings
Ceolas - Tune links
links to celtic abc and midi sites
Child Ballads
Comhaltas (Added 23 Feb 07)
Irish Traditional Music; streaming music, video performances, pdf sheet music; Music Archive (30 sec/track for guests, or free registration to get password via email)
Contemplator
Lyrics & MIDI; Talyor's Traditional Tune Book; Folk Music of Enland, Scotland, Ireland, Wales & America; Child's Ballads; Songs of the Sea; O'Carolan; Popular songs of American History
Cornish Traditional Tune Database (Added 17 Jan 2010)
MIDI & Noteworthy composer files
Cranford Publications
Cape Breton, Scottish, Irish Music; notation, mp3, midi, abc
Davy Rogers Traditional Irish Guitar (Added 12 Aug 07)
MIDIs
Fiddle-L 1999 Anthology of Fiddle Tunes
mp3 of 3 CDs of fiddle tunes from around the world; CD1-Celtic; Cd2-OldTime; CD3-Mix
Fiddle SloJam (Added 6 Feb 08)
pdf & mp3; oldtime & celtic
Foinn Seisiún Online (Added 12 Mar 07)
Streaming music of Foinn Seisiún series of tunebooks & CDs
Great Canadian Tunebook
Heron Island Tune Book (Added 11 May 09)
pdf notation, MIDI, abc
Hetzler Internet Fakebook
categorized by tune type; celtic as well as old-time tunes in midi
InterMix Traditional Music Samples (Added 17 Jan 2010)
jpegs, with notation & chords; MIDI
Irish Folk Songs
Lyrics & MIDI
Irish Party House (Added 24 Feb 07)
mp3; N. American Archive of Traditional Irish Music, Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann
Irish Songs
Lyrics and Midis for Irish Traditional, Drinking and Folk Songs
Irish Tenor Banjo (Modified 31 Dec 11)
Mike Keyes; featured tunes: notation & mp3 files; tenor banjo articles
Irish Whistle Tunes
transcriptions of traditional players, comments, mp3 clip of tune
JC's ABC tune finder
combs the net to find abc files. Use ABC Converter for notation & MIDI
John Lamancusa's Old Time Fiddle Tunes
Celtic & oldtime tunes; pdf & MIDI format
Jordon O'Connell Memorial Celtic Midi Archives
Second & third series
Kitchen Musician
MIDI & gif format
Learning Traditional Irish Music In San Diego (Modified 14 Apr 08)
wav & mp3 files
Mick's Virtual Whistle
MP3, notation
Musica Viva Tunebook(Modified 31 Dec 11)
Searchable database for different music types and instruments. abc, gif & MIDI formats
Musique Traditionnelle Québécoise
Violin & Accordian mp3
Nottingham Folk Music Database (Modified 31 Dec 11)
celtic & traditional tunes in pdf, gif, midi formats; abc
O'Neill's Music Of Ireland
pdf & MIDI files; also Dance Music Of Ireland, Waifs & Strays
O'Regan's Session Tunebook (Modified 14 Apr 08)
Northumberland Minstrelsy; abc, midi, pdf files
Open Band Podcast
Archive
Rare Tunes: Scottish Traditional Music (Added 8 Oct 08)
mp3 recordings
Riddell Fiddles Teaching (Added 27 Apr 07)
pdf notation, guitar chords, windows media file format music samples
Ross's Music Pages (Modified 30 Oct 07)
Scotch & Irish traditional music; lots of mp3 made from recordings in early part of this century
Scottish Page (Added 24 Feb 07)
mp3; N. American Archive of Traditional Irish Music, Comhaltas Ceoltoiri Eireann
Slowplayers
Seisun tunes in MIDI and GIF formats; multiple tunes in pdf or abc formats
Slow Sessions (Added 8 Jul 08)
jpg notation, abc, midi, guitar chords
Tara Music Soundclips
mp3 format
Taylor's Traditional Tunebook
MIDI format
Tin Whistle Tunes - Clips & Snips
MP3 format tunes, including Victoria's own Jason King!!
Trad France
Tunes from France, Normandie & Bretagne; abc, gif, MIDI, & OGG file formats
Traditional Irish Music Learning Resource Center (Modified 31 Dec 11)
Tunes List with multiple formats: abc, pdf, MIDI, mp3; optional Myriad Music free plug-in
Traditional Irish Tunes in Midi Format
Traditional Tunes in Midi Format
Traditional Music Database
abc, notation & MIDI format
Traditional Music MP3 page
Trad Lessons (Added 18 Feb 07)
Videos of Whistle, Flute & Drop D Guitar tunes; by Michael Eskin
Trad Quebec Blog (Added 4 Mar 07)
Québécois traditional music; notation Jpg & bitmap files; mp3; bilingual site (French & English
Traduladh MIDI
Northern Ireland site; MIDI plays in background - to stop, press Esc key
Turlough O'Carolan - Complete Works
MIDI files of some tunes
Vashon Celtic Players (Added 14 Jan 08)
jpg (includes chords), MIDI & MP3
Video Clips - Kerry Whistle
At First Light, Capercaillie, Comas, Flook, John McCusker, John McSherry, Kate Rusby, Leighton Jones, Lunasa, Mike McGoldrick, Paddy Keenan, Phil Hardy, Pierre Bensusan
Virtual Session
click picture to open music notation files; play along with music. Need Flash 5 plug-in. Links to BBC Radio
Wandering Whistler Music Archives (Modified 14 Apr 08)
MIDI, notation, some mp3
WikiMusica Irish Session Tunes (Added 9 Dec 07)
notation, abc & MIDI
Wild Dismay Tunes
MIDI, abc & Notation gif
World Fiddle Music (Modified 8 Nov 07)
need to register free, for full site access; audio; videos of fiddle styles; posture; left hand; ornamentation; bowing

Notation Links

A Complete Guide to Learning the Irish Fiddle (Modified 14 Apr 08)
by Paul McNevin; notation examples of: jigs, set dances, slow airs
Allan's Irish Fiddler
tunes compiled and published in Glascow by Mozart Allan, arranged by Hugh McDermott. Various formats: gif notation, abc, Midi, NoteworthyComposer
AllTabs
Traditional Celtic tunes for mandolin, guitar, fiddle & banjo; in TablEdit tef & MIDI format
Anastasia DesRoches
pdf files organized by key; PEI fiddler
Ancient Scotish Melodies - 1838 (Added 2 Feb 08)
pdf
Arkansas Celtic Music Society - Tune Of The Month
gif, pdf, MIDI
Band In A Box Celtic Zip Files
Bernie Waugh's Fiddle Tunes (Added 22 Oct 07)
American, Canadian, Celtic, British & 4-Beat (Reel-like) Tunes, Jigs & Waltzes; in abc, pdf & ps formats
Breizh Partitions (Modified 14 Apr 08)
Celtic music from Ireland, Scotland, Brittany; for violin; abc, gif, midi
Bunting Collection Of Irish Airs (Modified 30 Oct 07)
1792-1805; courtesey of Queens Library, Belfast
Cape Breton Tunes (Added 25 Jul 08)
pdf file; Contents; abc file
Carp Jammers Slow Session Tune Books (Modified 11 May 09)
Carp, Ontario Celtic Jam; 3 volumes in pdf format
Ceilidh Soc
celtic tunes database in abc & notation; from Sheffield University Ceilidh Society
Celtic Folk Music Tunes
MIDI & notation pdf
Celtic Music Scores
choose by instrument or country; gif, abc, midi format
Celtic Orbis
Celtic tunes in notation
Chris Peterson's Traditional Music
MIDI & notation
Co. Champaign Irish Tune Collections (Modified 31 Dec 11)
2 pdf collections of 100 tunes each
Comhaltas (Added 23 Feb 07)
Irish Traditional Music; streaming music, video performances, pdf sheet music
Cranford Publications
Cape Breton, Scottish, Irish Music; notation, mp3, midi, abc
Dennis' Grab Bag of Gifs
Irish tunes notation, some with MIDI samples in slow & regular tempo
Digital Tradition
lyrics; notation gifs
Fiddle SloJam (Added 6 Feb 08)
pdf & mp3; oldtime & celtic
Fiddle Tunes from Bernie Waugh
Jigs, Reels and Waltzes in abc and pdf format
Folk Archive Resource - North East England (Added 12 Jun 08)
scanned jpg images from original 17th - 20th C manuscripts
Happy Hollow Tune Of The Month
Hope Grietzer, fiddler; MP3 & PDF files; Archives
Heron Island Tune Book (Added 11 May 09)
pdf notation, MIDI, abc
InterMix Traditional Music Samples (Added 17 Jan 2010)
jpegs, with notation & chords; MIDI
Irish Whistle Tunes
transcriptions of traditional players, comments, mp3 clip of tune
John Lamancusa's Old Time Fiddle Tunes
Celtic & oldtime tunes; pdf & MIDI format
Kitchen Musician
MIDI & gif format
MandoZine's Modal TablEdit Tunes (Modified 11 May 09)
TablEdit tef format - need free TefViewer from TablEdit to view/play tef music files
MandoZine's TablEdit Music Archives (Modified 11 May 09)
over 600 Celtic, over 2600 total tunes in TablEdit tef format - need free TefViewer from TablEdit to view/play tef music files. Most of these tunes are arranged for mandolin, tho the files can be read in standard notation and/or mandolin tablature. Many tunes also have back-up rhythm. You can choose a speed to play along with while you're reading the notation and listening to the MIDI. An amazing learning tool, tune reference and tireless playing partner!
McKenna's Irish Music Site (Modified 28 Dec 10)
pdf notation; top 100 tunes, Co. Champaign; in "Sheets & Lyrics / Noder & tekster Link "
Mick's Virtual Whistle
MP3, notation
Most Recorded Irish Tunes
pdf files; some MIDI & mando tab
Musica Viva Tunebook(Modified 31 Dec 11)
Searchable database for different music types and instruments. abc, gif & MIDI formats
Nigel Gatherer's Traditional Music Pages
Focuses mainly on Scottish tunes
Northumbrian & Tyneside Traditional Fiddle Tunes (Added 30 Sep 08)
gif Freebies; Peter Loud collection
Nottingham Folk Music Database (Modified 31 Dec 11)
celtic & traditional tunes in pdf, gif, midi formats; abc
O'Neill's Music of Ireland
pdf format; 1850 tunes (1600 posted so far ...)
O'Neill's Music Of Ireland
pdf & MIDI files; also Dance Music Of Ireland, Waifs & Strays
O'Regan's Session Tunebook (Modified 14 Apr 08)
Northumberland Minstrelsy; abc, midi, pdf files
Ottawa Ceili Band Music
pdf files of sets for hornpipes, jigs, marches, mazurkas, polkas, reels, slides, slipjigs & waltzes
Ottawa Fiddle Ensemble Repertoire (Added 4 Nov 07)
pdf files; also Christmas & gospel tunes
Pegram OT Jam Fiddle Tune Chord Charts (Modified 11 May 09)
pdf file; Old Time String Band / Fiddle music / some Celtic; from Pegram, TN Oldtime jams
Power Tab Celtic Tunes
arranged for guitar; MIDI files also available
Richard Robinson's Tune Book (Modified 31 Dec 11)
abc, notation and gif format
Riddell Fiddles Teaching (Added 27 Apr 07)
pdf notation, guitar chords, windows media file format music samples
Ron Wild
gif & MIDI
Ryan's Mammoth Collection - 1050 Reels & Jigs (Added 28 Nov 09)
269 pg pdf file; 1883
Session Tunes & Resources (Modified 31 Dec 11)
from Peterborough, Ont; The Black Book
Spring Fling Tunes Cheatsheet (Modified 11 May 09)
first 2 measures of OldTime & Celtic tunes
Slowplayers
Seisun tunes in MIDI and GIF formats; multiple tunes in pdf or abc formats
Slow Sessions (Added 8 Jul 08)
jpg notation, abc, midi, guitar chords
The Session Tunes (Modified 12 Oct 08)
abc and music notation with discussions; Most Popular in Tunebooks
Tír na nÓg Session Tunes (Added 30 Jun 08)
pdf files; Tune of the week pdf & MP3 files
Trad France
Tunes from France, Normandie & Bretagne; abc, gif, MIDI, & OGG file formats
Traditional Irish Music Learning Resource Center (Modified 31 Dec 11)
Tunes List with multiple formats: abc, pdf, MIDI, mp3; optional Myriad Music free plug-in
Traditional Music Archive
notation in gif format
Traditional Music Database
abc, notation & MIDI format
Trad Quebec Blog (Added 4 Mar 07)
Québécois traditional music; notation Jpg & bitmap files; mp3; bilingual site (French & English
Vashon Celtic Players (Added 14 Jan 08)
jpg, MIDI & MP3
Virtual Session
click picture to open music notation files; play along with music. Need Flash 5 plug-in. Links to BBC Radio
Wandering Whistler Music Archives (Modified 14 Apr 08)
MIDI, notation, some mp3
WikiMusica Irish Session Tunes (Added 9 Dec 07)
notation, abc & MIDI
Wild Dismay Tunes
Notation gif, abc & MIDI
Tune Collections On The Internet (Added 11 May 09)
list of websites offering jpg and abc; maintained by Mickey Koth

Turlough O'Carolan Links

Complete Works Of Turlough O'Carolan
tunes in various formats: gif notation, abc, Midi, NoteworthyComposer
Davy Rogers Traditional Irish Guitar Tabs
MIDI
Doc's Workshop - The O'Carolan Project (Modified 28 Dec 10)
50 arrangements from O'Sullivan's & O'Neil's collections; MIDI, TablEdit tef files for guitar
O'Carolan and his Contemporaries (Added 16 Nov 07)
Chapter XXI, excerpt from "A History Of Irish Music" - 1905 Page 1; Page 2
O'Neill's Music of Ireland - Turlough O'Carolan
tunes in various formats: abc, Midi, NoteworthyComposer
Toirdhealbhach Ó Cearbhalláin - Turlough O'Carolan
notation, MIDI, some lyrics, some background info
Tribute To O'Carolan (Added 26 Mar 08)
Turlough O'Carolan - Complete Works
MIDI files of some tunes
Wandering Whistler Music Archives (Modified 14 Apr 08)
MIDI, notation, some mp3

Radio

Angus Sessions Podcast
Scotland
Celtic Sojourn (Modified 28 Dec 10)
WGBH Boston weekly program; Live Stream
Clare FM (Modified 11 May 09)
Online radio; check Trad Archive for this week's MP3 files
Radio Celt (Modified 31 Dec 11)
WFUV Celtic Sounds
check out Sunday's Ceol na nGael in the Archives

Video

Celtic Music & Song Videos (Added 14 Apr 08)
Comhaltas (Added 23 Feb 07)
Irish Traditional Music; streaming music, video performances, pdf sheet music
Irish Instrument Fabrication BBC Video Documentaries (Added 15 Aug 08)
Bouzouki, Violin, Banjo, Guitar, Bodhran, Piano, Harmonica, Accordion, Concertina, Low Whistle; Irish with English subtitles
Irish Regional Styles - Overview (Modified 31 Dec 11)
Irish Gaelic with English subtitles, some English spoken, not much; Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5
Lúnasa at Kennedy Center
2001 & 2003
TG4 - Irish Web TV (Modified 11 May 09)
TV & Website in Irish/Gaelic; complete with commercials; optional link for English language website; To Accessing Programs in Music Archives: 1. Click "Ceol - Cartlann" (Music - Archives) in the left menu to open program list. 2. Try listening to the Geantrai (Pub sessions) program. 3. Click Play button.
Tin Whistle Video Lessons (Modified 11 May 09)
Trad Lessons (Added 18 Feb 07)
Videos of Whistle, Flute & Drop D Guitar tunes; by Michael Eskin
The Working Party Video Tutorials (Added 14 Apr 08)
demo videos
Working Party Demo #4 (Added 24 Mar 07)
with animated music lead sheet; #1, #2, #3
World Fiddle Music (Modified 8 Nov 07)
need to register free, for full site access; audio; videos of fiddle styles; posture; left hand; ornamentation; bowing