Online Traditional Music Resources

The links below are all to freely available resources, many of which give background and contextual information as well as music and lyrics.

There are many collections of tunes by individual composers, themed collections and tutor-books/CDs/DVDs available from TMF members Taigh na Teud (Scotland’s Music)


Scots Language Scots Song Resources

National Library of Scotland Song Index

Scots Sangs fur Schools (by Ewan McVicar)

Gaelic Resources Database

Traditional Scottish Folk Music


Celtic Pipes



Scottish Fiddle Music Online Sound Archive

Scottish Fiddle Music Free Sheet Music

Sheet Music for Fiddlers (From TMF members, the Scottish Fiddle Orchestra)

Highland Music Trust Free Downloads (The Highland Music Trust)

All Instruments

Nigel Gatherer’s ABC Tune Collection

Jack Campin’s Collections

The Session