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The Christmas Book

The Christmas Book
Mel Bay


SKU AM3034
Author Various
Format Book
Duration 72 pages
Notation Standard Notation & TAB
Dimensions 220mm x 300mm
Publisher Mel Bay
Departments Classical Guitar
Our price: £7.95


This book offers solo fingerstyle guitar arrangements of thirty-five Christmas melodies from around the world. To eliminate page turns, the settings are presented in separate standard notation and tablature versions. A few of these popular carols are written in drop-D tuning. All are tastefully set in guitar-friendly keys with minimal fingering indications and solid harmony and counterpoint. These arrangements are for the intermediate to advanced classical or fingerstyle guitarist. Titles are: 'Angels We Have Heard On High', 'Going To Bethlehem', 'The First Nowell', 'Coventry Carol', 'Cantico', 'Silent Night, Holy Night', 'O Come, All Ye Faithful', 'The Three Ships', 'O Bethlehem', 'O Christmas Tree', 'Good Christian Men, Rejoice', 'Hark! The Herald Angels Sing', 'The Holy Child', 'Masters in this Hall', 'Good King Wenceslas', 'Jingle Bells', 'Cantemos, Cantemos', 'The Seven Joys of Mary', 'What Child Is This?', 'O Little Town of Bethlehem', 'Deck the Halls', 'The Twelve Days of Christmas', 'Precioso Querube', 'We Wish You a Merry Christmas', 'Jolly Old St Nicholas', 'Away in a Manger', 'Joy to the World', 'It Came Upon a Midnight Clear', 'I Saw Three Ships', 'We Three Kings of Orient Are', 'God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen', 'O Sanctissima'.

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