Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association


Resources in the region:

Ryan Kimm's Bluegrass Guitar Blog
All about playing bluegrass guitar, free video lessons with tabs and instruction, every month a
new lesson series that features bluegrass tunes.

Online fiddle and violin lessons from Laura Staples

West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association (WMBMA)

Our mission is “Promoting and Preserving Acoustic Bluegrass Music in West Michigan.”

Bothy Folk Club
Quality folk music in the Mankato area and southern Minnesota

Cedar Cultural Center
Acoustic musicians and bands in concert
416 Cedar Ave S, Minneapolis MN

Dulono's Pizza
Live bluegrass, old-time and acoustic music every weekend
607 W Lake St, Minneapolis MN

Homestead Pickin' Parlor
Jam sessions, recordings, instruments, sheet music
6625 Penn Ave S, Richfield MN 55423
e-mail: folkmuse@aol.com

Crossings At Carnegie
Bluegrass Sunday's Concert Series
320 East Ave, Zumbrota MN 55992

North Shore Music Association
Hosts of the annual November Bluegrass Masters Weekend in Lutsen.

Links to sites of interest:

Bluegrass Forum hosted by Monroe Crossing:

IBMA - The International Bluegrass Music Association

The International Bluegrass Music Museum

South East Minnesota Bluegrass Association (SEMBA)

Southern Wisconsin Bluegrass Music Association

Northern Illinois Bluegrass Association

Society for the Preservation of Bluegrass Music of America

Folk Thyme Internet Podcasts


Tri-State Bluegrass Association

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Link Policy: We allow links to websites that are actively maintained by organizations within our geographical area which share our mission to preserve and promote bluegrass, old-time and related traditional acoustic music.

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