Spokane Folklore Society Index

Calendar of Events
Current Newsletter
Fall Folk Festival
  Lady of the Lake
Membership information
SFS welcome page
About SFS
Code of Conduct
Discipline Policy
History, old Newsletters
and Photo Archives

Performers' Referral List:
Contra Dance Callers
Contra  Dance Bands
Children's Entertainment
Dance Instruction
Dance Performers
Festivals & Camps
Local Folk Venues
Local related organizations etc.
Music Teachers
Spoken Word
 Web resources

Support our Business Members:

Kit "KayCee"Brennick, State Farm Insurance
4407 N Division St, Suite 610
Spokane, WA 99207
Bus: 509-483-5540 Fax: 509-592-2098

David Lohman
Collaborative Lawyer
A healthier alternative for divorcing and separating couples
Licensed in Idaho and Washington
(208) 664-5544

You can promote your business and support the Folklore Society
with a business membership--$100/year

Questions about the folklore society? email  myspokanefolklore@gmail.com

Webmaster: Brad Sondahl
Email the webmaster with additions, corrections, and kind words
Spokane Folklore Society
Web Resources Guide

Where to find:

Contra and  folk dance information, CD's etc.:
Michael Dyck's Contradance Index

Songs, lyrics:
Bluegrass and old time:
BluegrassNet - Songbook
Song texts of the original Carter Family
Honking Duck: Old Time Music from 78s
Old Time Music MIDI Archive - 19th and 20th Century dance tunes arranged for fiddle and banjo
The Old-Time Music Home Page

American  and British Isles Folk:
The Folkniks: History of the 60's folk scare: A nice intro to 60's folk, and great links page
 Folk Music of the British Isles and U.S.
Old time,historic American, bluegrass music and American folklore-Native Ground Music
The Ballad Index
Music for the Nation: American Sheet Music, 1870-1885
Irish Songs - Music, Lyrics and Midis for Traditional, Drinking and Folk Songs
MIDI and GIF Music Files for Hammered Dulcimer and Other Instruments
Southern Folklife Collection, UNC-CH
Public Domain Music Sequenced by Benjamin Robert Tubb
Civil War Songs
British Isles Traditional Music
The Fiddler's Companion:A Descriptive Index of North American and British Isles Music for the Folk Violin and Other Instruments. by Andrew Kuntz
Folk Music Index: An Index to Recorded Sources - by Jane Keefer

Other song and lyric sites:
The Cyber Hymnal
Ragtime MIDI Files by Warren Trachtman
Grateful Dead Lyric And Song Finder (includes lots of traditional songs)


Folk music chat/bulletin boards
The Mudcat Discussion Forum--lyrics, folk related conversation in searchable bulletin board format
 the unofficial Martin guitar forum
 NWbluegrass group at groups.Yahoo.com

Music encyclopedias/histories/discographies
Ibiblio.org Folk music Discography (list of folk recordings)

Folk Radio on the web

Spokane Public Radio
KYRS Thin Air Radio
Folk Roots/Folk Branches with Mike Regenstreif on CKUT
http://www.247polkaheaven.com/ Polka music