Sunset over Poppy Field



Mari Black

Fiddle Workshops

For Sept., Oct., or Nov.

4-week fiddle seminars offered by Mari Black!

Creative Piano for Jigs & Reels

Nov. 29thA 3 part class

Led by Debbie Jackson

Nov. 29th, Dec. 6th, & Dec. 13th

7:30p-8:30p EST



Dec. 12th

Led by Kitty Greenwood

Thru Wisewood Folk

5a EST - $5

Old Time Online w Emily Troll

Nov. 11thA 4 week class

Led by Emily Troll

Thru ME Traditional Music School 6p-7p EST

Spanish Tunes


Dec. 4th - 10a EST

W Galen Fraser & Maria San Miguel - thru Ministry of Folk

-A Wintery Weekend Workshop-

Virtual Open

Mic Night

Every Tuesday

Virtually hosted by Club Passim, here is a great free space to share your music!

Scottish &

Old-Time Session

Nov. 24th

Led by Robbie Greig 

Thru Ministry of Folk

3p EST



Dec. 6th - 12p EST

Conor Hearn, Eric McDonald, Natalie Haas, and others!

-A Wintery Weekend Workshop-

Scottish Multi-Level


Sundays - Fall/Winter

Beginner- 2p-3p

Intermed.- 3:15p-4:15p

Scottish Fiddle Workshops



2p-3:30p EST

Flute and Whistle


Dec. 6th - 2p EST

"The Mechanics of Musicality"

Led by Seamus Egan with special guest Kevin Crawford



GFW Sessions

Mutiple offered weekly



Click above for information on times and dates

Ministry of Folk


Wood Violin

Click above to get the latest on sessions (of multiple genres) offered thru the Ministry of Folk

Online Sessions

Based out of the UK

Flute Grungy

Open access trad sessions!

Monday (3p-4:30p) - steady pace

Thursday (3p-4:30p) - session

Virtual Behan


Wooden Live Music Sign

Saturdays 5p-7pEST on FB Live

Tunes 'n Stuff

led by Audrey Knuth


Mondays 7p-8:30p EST on Zoom

A Virtual Tip Jar is available!

Northern Sessions

Led by Camp Possum

Classic Violin

Wednesdays on YouTube

Fiddle Hell


Most Sundays at 8p EST

& sometimes on Wed. at 5p EST

on FB Live

**Times are in EST



Eli Gilbert

Banjo YouTube channel

Who's ready to get into some 5-string banjo?! If you said anything from "YAAAAY" to "I mean, maaaaybe?" here is a great online option for some smooth and helpful virtual instruction! Check out Eli Gilbert on YouTube!

Casual Living Room Jams

w April Verch + Cody Walters

These living room jams are going on hiatus, but in the meantime, jump into some previously live-streamed jams with some of the greats - April Verch and Cody Walters!

Liz Faiella's Specialty Fiddle Workshop - thru MFC

Here's a great opportunity to learn a handful of new tunes with Liz Faiella while learning tips on picking up tunes in Irish sessions, as well as general etiquette when it comes to participating in in-person Irish sessions

Liz & Dan Faiella 


As an offering through, learn a tune (Cold Frosty Morning) with Liz and Dan Faiella! Liz creates Fiddle Tune Kits, which she shares with patrons on her Patreon -- if you're looking for new paths for learning tunes, she might be a great resource for you!

Pascal Gemme-

Trad Quebec Studio 

Learn some tunes with Pascal Gemme, the magnificent Quebecois fiddler from Genticorum! You'll find even more lessons on this YouTube channel as well as the

Trad Quebec Studio Patreon!

Tunes with Will Pound


Learn a couple of tunes (including a border morris tune!!) from Will Pound!

This video was recorded as part of the Virtually Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2020. 

Nancy Kerr Fiddle Workshop

thru Cambridge Folk Fest 

Work on learning tunes by ear, bowing, tone, and much more with Nancy Kerr's Fiddle workshop, as recorded for the virtual Cambridge Folk Festival 2020

Mari Black - Tune of the Month


Mari Black creates a video series called "Tune of the Month," where she picks a tune, shares interesting bits about it, and teaches the tune one bit at a time. Check this series out!

The Walls of Liscarrol

w Martin Hayes

YAY MARTIN HAYES for continuing to offer thoughtfully crafted single lessons online. 

He makes learning feel manageable and I love pretending like we're actually playing together :D

Learn a Jig with 

Martin Hayes

The world-renowned fiddler Martin Hayes, teaches a jig called "Pasty Geary's" in the first of a series of YouTube tune lessons that he uploaded over the summer. 

What a great treat!

Maybe you'd like to let me 

know about....

...a virtual class you are planning on offering?

...a wicked cool band that you love? upcoming live stream that you're excited about?

...your new creative project?

Looking forward to hearing from you!

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