Northern Fiddle Music
from Ted's
'Ol' Fiddler' Archive

This page provides links to some audio clips, for listening or downloading, of old recordings of the type stored in an archive of Old Time Fiddle Music and played on the 'Cobweb Corner' segment of the 'Ol' Fiddler' radio show. They are mono files in MP3 format sampled at 22kHz and recorded at approx. 50kHz. Please direct all questions on these recordings to: Ted McGraw, Chairman of Comhaltas N. American Archive and host/producer of the 'Ol' Fiddler' radio show, emcgraw@rochester.rr.com or 585-387-9116.

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Don Messer & His Islanders

Flop Eared Mule, Goose Feathers, Television Reel, Liberty Two Step

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Don Messer & His Islanders

The Atlantic Polkas


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Jim Magill & His Northern Ramblers

Crooked Stovepipe: Noted fiddler-composer, had a square dance band in Toronto which featured twin fiddlers and had a Sat. night radio show in the 1950's.

Magill died suddenly in 1954.


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Don Messer & His Islanders

Tina's Reel, Globetrotter's Jig, Swamplake Breakdown, Opera Reel

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Don Messer & His Islanders

Norwegian Waltz, White River Stomp


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Don Messer & His Islanders

Dawn Waltz, Kerry Mills Barn Dance

 

Ned Landry & His Newbrunswick Lumberjacks - tunes played 3X ea. Angus Campbell

Bowing the Strings

Answer to A Ladies Slipper

Bride of the Wind Jig

Crooked Stovepipe

Monkey's Wedding

Ramblers Hornpipe

Onterio Swing

Ottawa Valley Reel

Dill Pickles

Clarinet Polka

Don Messer & His Islanders

Moneymusk, "Down East" 4 parts