With the Three-Chord Christmas Songbook you will need only minimal playing skills and three chords- G, C, and D7 - to accompany each song in this great book. The jam-packed book is invaluable for all...
With the Three-Chord Christmas Songbook you will need only minimal playing skills and three chords- G, C, and D7 - to accompany each song in this great book. The jam-packed book is invaluable for all beginning musicians, casual musicians, teachers, family bands, and performers. Melody, lyrics, and chords are included for all songs.
Guitar, uke, and five-string banjo diagrams are included for the three chords, along with basic accompaniment tips. Transposing and how-to-use-the-capo tips are included for singers. An invaluable sourcebook for teachers and a handy, compact fakebook for performers. A unique collection of timeless songs for the entire family.
Accompany 50 vibrant Christmas songs with only minimal playing skills.
Each Song includes melody, lyrics, and chords.
Perhaps the most interesting collection of Christmas songs to be found in print today.
Interesting historical images are found throughout the text.
A superb book for getting beginners involved and keeping them involved.
Only a few minutes of technical training equips any person to accompany all 50 songs in this book.
Teachers can use this collection as a foundation to teach more advanced patterns and arranging techniques.
Excellent "mini fake book" resource for all musicians and performers.
Full Song List
- A Babe is Born All of a May
- A Little Child on Earth Has Been Born
- All Through the Night
- Angels We Have Heard on High
- As With Gladness Men of Old
- Auld Lang Syne
- Away in a Manger
- Born is He, This Holy Child
- Child in the Manger
- Christ Was Born in Bethlehem
- Christ Was Born on Christmas Day
- Come, Thou Almighty King
- Ding Dong Merrily on High
- Glad Christmas Bells
- Go Tell it on the Mountain
- God Bless the Master of This House
- Good Christian Men, Rejoice
- Good King Wenceslas
- Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
- Here We Come A-Caroling
- I Sawy Three Ships
- In the Silence of the Night
- Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
- Jingle Bells
- Joy to the World
- Let Our Gladness Know No End
- Let Us Go, O Shepherds
- Love Came Down at Christmas
- Mary Had a Baby
- O Come, Little Children
- Oh Christmas Tree
- Once in Royal David's City
- Out of the Orient Crystal Skies
- Over the River and Through the Woods
- Shepherds, Shake off Your Drowsy Sleep
- Silent Night
- Sussex Carol (On Christmas Night, All Christians Sing)
- The Boar's Head Carol
- The Cherry Tree Carol
- The Christmas Tree with its Candles Bright
- The First Noel
- The Friendly Beasts
- The Holly and the Ivy
- The Holly Bears a Berry (The St. Day Carol)
- The Seven Blessings of Mary
- The Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy
- Up on the Housetop
- We Wish You a Merry Christmas
- While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks by Night