Christmas Carols for Strings

Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
Christmas Carols for Strings
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In my years of teaching strings, I have come across many “simplified” versions of Christmas Carols, which “dumb” the carols down, making them less than musically satisfying to play; as well as “fancy” arrangements that take a lot of practice to perfect, and can only be performed with the whole group present.
I have often wanted to play basic (hymnal) arrangements, but… violas cannot read bass clef/students cannot easily find their line on a piano part, etc. Here are some hymns…not arranged, just straight out of the hymnal, that your intermediate string players can read and quickly learn for holiday “gigs” such as school open houses, fund raising events, sing-alongs, etc.

♪ Basic hymnal arrangements (Vln. 1 always has melody)
♪ Suitable for intermediate strings (Up to 2 sharps and 2 flats in the key signatures/Viola part has Low F#s on C string, etc.)
♪ Fingered and bowed
♪ Courtesy accidentals printed throughout to prevent errors in performance
♪ Songs in this set: Silent Night, We Three Kings, What Child Is This?, The First Noel

♪ Two other Sets in the Series Available:
Christmas Carols 2
Christmas Carols 3


The Natural Notes for VIOLIN
The Natural Notes for VIOLA
The Natural Notes for CELLO
The Natural Notes for STRING BASS

VIOLIN: The “High 2” Finger Pattern
VIOLA: The “High 2” Finger Pattern
CELLO: The 0-1-34 Finger Pattern
BASS: The 0-1-4 Finger Pattern

VIOLIN: First Key Signatures
VIOLA: First Key Signatures
CELLO: First Key Signatures
STRING BASS: First Key Signatures

Learning Low Notes for VIOLIN
Learning Low Notes for VIOLA
Learning Low Notes for CELLO
Learning Low Notes for BASS

Lines and Spaces Worksheet Treble Clef
Lines and Spaces Worksheet Alto Clef
Lines and Spaces Worksheet Bass Clef

Musical Alphabet Study Guide
Musical Alphabet Quiz and Answer Key

Link to My TpT Store Home: Orch Tools 4 U

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