Celtic Festival -- a Celtic Heritage event produced in conjunction with the City of Fort
Myers, Florida, held annually on the fourth Saturday in January
Celtic Family Jamboree -- a Celtic Heritage event featuring music and camping at the Sertoma Youth Ranch in Brooksvile, Florida in February
Florida Keys Celtic Festival -- entertainment produced by Celtic Heritage -- held annually in January
TRAC : the Toe River Arts Council
Song of the Wood -- shop located in Asheville, North Carolina. Home of instrument builder Jerry Read Smith, with an excellent selection of hammer dulcimers, mountain dulcimers, harps, and bowed psalteries, the shop also features rare and magical recordings by many artists. (A must-see for dulcimer enthusiasts visiting Western Carolina!)
Acoustic Corner -- shop located in historic Black Mountain, North Carolina. The home of instrument builder Tom Fellenbaum, Acoustic Corner offers an array of unique acoustic instruments, recordings and instructional materials in a hands-on, relaxed, helpful atmosphere.
Smoky Mountain Dulcimers -- in Gatlinburg, Tennessee's Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community, the shop is owned and operated by mountain dulcimer builder/player Mark Edelman. Mark also carries MasterWorks hammer dulcimers, players' accessories, and select CDs by local musicians and friends.
Wood-N-Strings Dulcimer Shop -- on Highway 321 in Townsend, Tennessee. Local handcrafts, featuring mountain dulcimers by Mike Clemmer. Also a wide selection of hammer dulcimers, bowed psalteries, much more! If you're visiting Eastern Tennessee, you owe yourself a trip here, especially on Saturday nights, May through October, for the "Pickin' Porch."
The Celtic Music Association -- Des Moines-based organization formed to bring Celtic music to Central Iowa
Ceolas -- "the largest online collection of information on Celtic music"
The Swannanoa Gathering -- folk arts workshops for serious students of traditional music
Wisconsin Scottish -- organizers of the Wisconsin Highland Games
Designs by Melodye -- beautiful Celtic and Native American jewelry, fashioned from natural stones and sterling silver by our friend Melodye Steverson. Imaginative and elegant designs are her hallmark.
The Dingle Record Shop -- shop located "opposite Saint Mary's Church, Green Street, in Dingle Town Centre," Ireland. Specialist in Traditional Irish Music, Mazz O'Flaherty, gives special attention to local musicians whose CDs otherwise have no general distribution.
Altan -- "Ireland's biggest name in traditional music" -- featuring Donegal native Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh
The Cape Cod Fiddlers -- a lively and energetic group led by our friend Billy Hardy
Dervish -- "magical music from Ireland"
Falling Mountain Music -- "an independent label bringing the rich spectrum of traditional and contemporary Acoustic Music to discerning music lovers around the world." Guitarist and Falling Mountain Music founder Michael DeLalla engineers, mixes, and masters our CDs, and accompanies Marcille on A Mighty Fortress, Celtic Heart, Be Thou My Vision, A Celtic Heritage and In Quiet Joy.
Eileen Ivers -- Irish-American fiddler whose sound "is respectful of and grounded in traditional Irish music while it embraces the rhythms of African, Latin and American roots music"
Laura Jordan -- cutting-edge percussionist
Maggie's Music -- independent recording label owned by hammer dulcimer artist Maggie Sansone, Marcille's mentor and friend
Natalie MacMaster -- high energy fiddle and dance from Cape Breton
Brendan Nolan -- Dublin-born, and now a Florida resident, Nolan is a popular singer-songwriter and entertainer
Don Pedi -- Don, a virtuoso mountain dulcimer player, is based in Marshall, North Carolina
Steve Reel -- what a cool name for a Celtic musician, eh?
-- free Celtic guitar and harmonica tab, reviews of Glenn Weiser's books, links,