One of the most cheery and beloved holidays for both Christians and non-Christians worldwide.
It’s only September, but as I’m sure we can all agree, it’s never too early to start longing for Christmastime and the holiday seasons.
Whether you are baking cookies, gift shopping, spending time with family or enjoying hot cocoa, these Christmas carols for the piano will add to your festivities any day of the week.
Music is a necessity for any special occasion after all!
1. Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
An all time favourite.
2. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer – Johnny Marks
Let good ol’ Rudolph light the way for your music endeavours this season.
3. Silent Night- Joseph Mohr
A good tune for winding down or before bed-time.
4. Jingle Bells – James Pierpont
5. It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas – Meredith Willson
6. Hark the Herald Angels Sing – Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn
7. Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree – Johnny Marks
A jazzy twist on classic holiday jingles.
8. Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! – Sammy Cahn
This is basically what we are all chanting by the time winter rolls around!
9. Frosty the Snowman – Walter Rollins & Steve Nelson
10. Deck the Halls – Thomas Oliphant
11. All I Want for Christmas is You – Mariah Carey
All I want for Christmas is for you to give these piano solos a try!
12. O Christmas Tree – Ernst Anschütz
13. Joy to the World – Isaac Watts
14. Linus and Lucy (Peanuts Theme) – Vince Guaraldi
A true heartwarming and memory-jerking classic.
15. Mistletoe – Justin Bieber
There’s nothing like Bieber’s pop music crossed with a Christmas carol, am I right?
Written by Molly Rahal