– Has sheet music with backing tracks.
Jazz & Blues:
– The Francesco Briotti site has 6 transcriptions on video of Blues/Jazz music by Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, Bill Evans, Don Grolnick and Michel Petrucciani.
Straight forward, Treble Clef – perfect to play along with on the violin!
– Sarah Chou has a video transcription, all Treble Clef, of Stéphane Grappelli’s “How High The Moon”.
– “After You’ve Gone”, violin solo transcription performed by Tim Kliphuis (Chris Kosides)
– “Blue Rose” by Swedish fiddler Karen Myers, with over 2000 tunes!
– Another 434 Swedish tunes, 2638 Irish and 139 Misc tunes at – “Henrik Norbeck’s ABC Tunes”
– Even if you’re not interested in the “American Nyckelharpa Assoc”, here’s 31 written tunes perfect for the fiddle!
Celtic and more:
– CTMA – Comhaltas Traditional Music Archive
– Wellington Irish Sessions Tune Archive
– Traditional Irish Tunes on The Session
– Ireland Information site – music archive, too.
– Pete Braccio’s Session Tunebooks
– The Music of Sliabh Luachra
– The Music of Julia Clifford
– Friends of Sliabh Luachra
– Handed Down Scartaglin Sliabh Luachra Archive
– Irish Traditional Music Tune Index – Alan Ng’s Tunography
– Alan Snyder’s Cape Breton Fiddle Recording Index. Click on each Album name to view the list of titled tracks recorded.
– popular Jam tunes as well as some more obscure ones! Irish, Québécois, Old Time & other Folk music.
– Taylor’s Traditional Scottish Tunebook
– Semantic Index of North American, British and Irish (The Fiddler’s Companion)
– Scottish Country Dance Database – tunes & recordings
– Highland Music Trust – more free downloads
– Eric Allan, Scottish Music – check out the free arrangements
– The Book of Scottish Song – an amazing archive of LYRICS ONLY (Wikisource)
– Henrik Norbeck’s ABC Tunes – 2638 Irish tunes, as well as Swedish and others.
– Pennsylvania State University has many Celtic, Canadian, and New England Reels, Jigs, Polkas, Hornpipes, Airs, etc…
Free Video Music Scores to Play Along With
YouTube Video Sheet Music Channels
– Fabulous selection (over 1,500) of Celtic, Oldtime, Galician, Québécois/Canadian, and Klezmer!
– These are companion video scores for the “Free Easy Sheet Music PDF’s” link, plus some original compositions.
– More than 300 video scores of lesser known (to the West) Classical pieces. Search ‘strings’, ‘violin’, ‘viola’, or ‘cello’ to narrow selection.
– Over 1000 video piano scores by 350 obscure Classical Composers to explore, plus tips to finding music at IMSLP.
– Quite a few great Classical pieces for Violin & Cello here – some French and lesser known Composers, too.
– Many Violin, Viola, Cello and String Quartet pieces from lesser known Classical Modern Composers.
– HUGE collection of Violin Concertos, Concertinos and some Movie scores for Students on up! Mostly from IMSLP. Composers from all over the World – many I’ve never heard of before! Early music up to modern.
– 524 Classical pieces, some rare treasures in Ukraine’s Largest Free Library! Mostly Violin, but some Viola, String Quartet & Chamber Ensemble.
– Some GREAT Baroque music here!
– 128 Classical & CHRISTMAS scores.
– 132 Easy to play, Popular Artists!
– Popular, ANIME/Videogame scores for Violin, and Viola & Cello.
– Popular – Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Lorde, Miley Cyrus, and many more I’ve never heard of.
– Mexican Classical.
– Excellent Classical Violin selection, some Jazz, Duets, Rock & Pop, a few VIOLA – with Beginner and Suzuki help.