Light up your vocal cords this festive season with our handpicked selection of Christmas sheet music books for singers. From the comforting melodies of age-old carols to contemporary holiday hits, our list is brimming with yuletide treasures. Perfect for vocalists of all skill levels, this collection offers an enchanting journey through the sounds of Christmas.
I Love Christmas (Feature Medley)
It’s Rudolph, Frosty, and the whole gang in this light-hearted yet nostalgic feature medley of the holiday’s best music! Travel from the expressive opening of The Christmas Song into a jitterbuggin look at Christmas, 50s-style! Truly a memorable Christmas classic!
Jazz-It: While Shepherds Rock (Book/CD)
Jazz-It: While Shepherds Rock is a fun book for Christmas, which includes six jazzy arrangements of well known carols for vocal ensemble with an easy piano accompaniment, by Bill Readdy. Based on well-known Christmas carols, there are 6 contrasting styles from ballad to jazz/rock. Fun and funky! Unto Us, While Shepherds Rocked, Not Very Silent Night, Maracas at the Manger, Downtown Bethlehem, Hark!
Jingle Bells (SATB)
Vocal Jazz Vistas Series. Choral christmas music. Arranged by Robert Sterling.
Jingle Jingle Jazz
Even your youngest singers will dig this jazzy Jingle Bells! With lots of unison and easy call-and-response vocal parts, this arrangement will practically sing itself. The jazz piano accompaniment is written so any accompanist can swing or use the ShowTrax CD for extra pizazz!
Joan Last: Play And Sing Christmas Carols
Twenty-three Christmas carols arranged for easy piano, grades 1-2. Includes pull out word book. Contents: See, Amid The Winter’s Snow Hark! The Herald Angels Sing As With Gladness Men Of Old Once In Royal David’s City While Shepherds Watched The First Nowell O Come, All Ye Faithful God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen Silent Night Christians Awake Away In A Manger Ding Dong! Merrily On High O Little Town Of Bethlehem We Three Kings Of Orient Are It Came Upon The Midnight Clear We Wish You A Merry Christmas Good King Wenceslas I Saw Three Ships A Child This Day Good Christian Men, Rejoice The Holly And The Ivy Song Of The Crib Rocking Carol
John Gardner: Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day (Vocal Score)
Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day is a traditional Christmas carol, composed by John Gardner, for SATB or Unison Voices with Piano Accompaniment and optional Percussion.
Jolly Jazzy Christmas
As the title indicates, Douglas E. Wagner has incorporated a slick, jazzy feel into this original to using two favorites: “Deck the Hall” and “Jolly Old Saint Nicholas.” It’s a delightful light programming addition to any holiday concert. By Douglas E. Wagner.
John Rutter: Brother Heinrich’s Christmas (SATB)
A fable with music for narrator, mixed choir, and small orchestra, or oboe, bassoon, and piano This delightful work tells the story of the 14th-century Dominican mystic Heinrich Suso who, according to legend, notated the carol In dulci jubilo after it had been sung to him by a band of angels; he is unexpectedly aided by Sigismund, his donkey. John Rutter’s setting of his own story, with parts for Narrator, mixed choir and small orchestra.
John Rutter: Christmas Lullaby (SATB)
An excellent carol composed for SATB Choir and organ/piano or small orchestra accompaniment.
John Rutter: Love Came Down At Christmas (SATB/Piano)
Love Came Down At Christmas is a gorgeous setting of Christina Rossetti’s beautiful text. It is arranged for SATB choir with Piano or Organ accompaniment.
John Rutter: Star Carol (SATB/Piano)
John Rutter’s Star Carol is a bright and joyful Christmas carol for SATB and piano with an optional children’s chorus.
Kirby Shaw: Christmas Jazz II Collection
Great for concerts and caroling, these jazz-flavored tunes will be a big hit with your audiences! Great for concerts and caroling, these jazz-flavored tunes will be a big hit with your audiences! Includes: Go, Tell It on the Mountain, The Holly and the Ivy, Silent Night.
Lee Dengler: Come And Feast
Choral work for the Christmas nativity by Lee Dengler. The profound text of this communion piece is a moving commentary on the symbolism of that sacred feast and what it means to the life of the believer. Warm, inviting melodies; rich, deep harmonies; and dramatic dynamic contrasts draw the listener to the Lord’s table and toward a truer understanding of the communion sacrament.
Ladybird Christmas Carols (Book/CD)
This classic collection of twelve best-loved Christmas carols is perfect for festive family fun. It’s so easy to join in – simply listen to the music on the attached CD and sing along with the words in the colourful book. Ladybird’s Christmas Carols book and CD contains all your traditional Christmas carol favourites such as Away in a Manger, Once in Royal David’s City, The First Noel, Hark the Herald, Silent Night, We Three Kings and more! The perfect gift for giving both adults and children the Christmas spirit!
Merry Christmas Carols (Book/CD)
A collection of Christmas carols, including Away In A Manger, Silent Night and We Three Kings. The book contains melody line arrangements with chord boxes and symbols for easy accompaniments on guitar or piano. The accompanying CD includes full performance for each song. Songlist: Away In A Manger, Ding Dong! Merrily On High, Here We Come A-wassailing, Once In Royal David’s City, Silent Night, We Three Kings Of Orient Are, We Wish You A Merry Christmas, While Shepherds Watched
Mark Johnson/Helen Johnson: Songs For Every Christmas (Book/2CDs)
Songs For Every Christmas is a wonderful collection of fifteen original festive songs, composed by Mark and Helen Johnson, for children aged between 5 and 11.
Martin Shaw: Fanfare For Christmas Day (SATB/Handbells)
A setting of Gloria in Excelsis Deo especially for Christmas Day. Short and festively julbilant! Arranged by Dick Averre for SATB choir, 3 octaves of handbells and optional trumpets.
North Pole Goes Rock & Roll
Santa decides to change his image and becomes ‘The Claus’ in 50’s rock and roll style! Six choral songs with great tunes and lots of fun including the twist and shuffle feel jukebox numbers. A Christmassy musical for young children composed by Janet Gardner, arranged by Wolfgang Knittel.
Novello Youth Chorals: Christmas Classics
Five popular Christmas songs arranged for Choir and Piano by Berty Rice.
Reader’s Digest Merry Christmas Songbook
Songbook with vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names and guitar chord diagrams. 252 pages of christmas and holiday songs published by Warner Brothers.
Robin Wells: Christmas Carillon
A Welsh Tune arranged for SATB Choir and Organ by Robin Wells.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: Vocal Selections
Songs and background music from the TV Musical Spectacular By Johnny Marks.
Johnny Marks/Phillip Brunelle
Brunelle and Marks have created something wonderfully different to the usual Christmas repertoire, and will make a fantastic addition to any Choral concert or performance this Christmas!
Rumours Of Angels (SATB)
This is a wonderful worship musical for the Christmas season. It is ideal for performance at any time from the beginning of Advent until Epiphany and will provide a thrilling experience for both performers and congregation. Graham Kendrick, one of the greatest names in contemporary church music, provides a challenging scripture-based text and melodies of great beauty and strength. Rumours of Angels has been performed successfully on numerous occasions and we are pleased to publish these entirely reset editions.
Sing A Song Of Christmas
All your favourite Christmas carols to sing and play, plus beautiful illustrations – a book for the whole family to enjoy. The piano arrangements are very easy, suitable for players of grade 1/2 standard. Includes these songs: Angels, From The Realms Of Glory, Away In A Manger, Deck The Halls, Ding Dong! Merrily On High, God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen, Good King Wenceslas, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, I Saw Three Ships, Il Est Ne Le Divin Enfant Il Est NÃƒÂ©, Le Divin Enfant [Traditional], In The Bleak Midwinter, It Came Upon The Midnight Clear, Jingle Bells, O Come, All Ye Faithful, O Little Town Of Bethlehem, Once In Royal David’s City, See, Amid The Winter’s Snow, Silent Night, The First Nowell, The Holly And The Ivy, The Rocking Carol, Unto Us A Boy Is Born, We Three Kings Of Orient Are, We Wish You A Merry Christmas, While Shepherds Watched
Merrily to Bethlehem (Book/CD)
44 of the very best Christmas songs and carols from around the world, including Calypso carol, The Virgin Mary had a baby boy, A starry night, the Huron Indian carol and many more. Includes a singalong CD of all piano accompaniments. Merrily to Bethlehem is a perennially popular songbook collection which contains 44 of the very best Christmas songs and carols from around the world. Songs include Calypso carol, The Virgin Mary had a baby boy, A starry night, the Huron Indian carol and many more. The accompanying CD of Merrily to Bethlehem provides backing tracks to all of the songs and is ideal for rehearsing for assemblies and productions at Christmas time.
Sing Out at Christmas. Volume 1 (Book/CD
For children aged 6-12 A superb collection of festive songs written in a variety of different styles that unlock the wonder of Christmas. From the up-tempo Motown beat of ‘This is the time and the season ‘ to thought-provoking ballads such as ‘Teach me always to remember’ make this an essential collection of songs that can be used in Christmas concerts, assemblies and church services. The package contains full piano score, melody lines, chord charts, lyrics that can be photocopied for acetate use and a double CD containing top quality tracks of all the songs with and without vocals.
Sing Out! Christmas (Book/CD or Download Card)
Sing Out! Christmas contains dazzling new Choral versions of five festive favourites, arranged by renowned Vocal Coach and Choral Director Mark De-Lisser. From the reflective Happy Christmas (War is Over) to the cheerful, upbeat arrangement of Winter Wonderland, this seasonal selection offers well-loved pieces that will delight and inspire both singers and listeners alike. The positive message of all of these songs was crucial to their inclusion and this means that each performance will bring a message of hope and optimism for this Christmas. Arranged for SAT (Soprano/Alto/Tenor) Choir with the occasional solo part, this pack includes an innovative and user-friendly download card with performance backing tracks, full demonstrations and individual rehearsal tracks of each Vocal line recorded by members of ACM Gospel Choir. The scores feature Piano parts and chord symbols for band accompaniment. Helpful hints for performing each piece are also included in this book, giving you everything you need to learn these well-loved songs. Mark De-Lisser is a celebrated Vocal Coach and Choral Director, who has been featured on BBC1’s ‘Last Choir Standing’. His extensive introduction and notes within this songbook bring a personal touch, as De-Lisser really is passionate about getting people singing, improvising and, most of all, enjoying themselves. The new Choral arrangements of these Christmas classics are ideal for spicing up a performance while retaining the magic of the original songs. So this Christmas, make sure you Sing Out!, leaving your listeners speechless.
The Big Book Of Christmas Carols
49 of your favourite Christmas Carols arranged for piano, voice and guitar including Away In A Manger, The Holly And The Ivy, In The Bleak Midwinter, and many more. Suitable for pianists from grade 3 standard.
The Big Christmas Songbook (Book/CD)
Here’s a feel-good assortment of music, stories and poems that perfectly captures the traditional spirit of Christmas! The CD features sing-along songs to add to the fun! Songs include: Infant Holy, Infant Lowly, Joy to the World, O Holy Night, See Amid the Winter’s Snow, Sussex Carol, Unto Us a Child Is Born, While Shepherds Watched, and more.
The Christmas Caroling Songbook
50 Christmas Favorites for Church, School, and Community. Everyone loves to sing Christmas carols! So make it simple with this easy-to-use collection containing 50 well-known carols arranged for any combination of voices. Ideal for holiday sing-alongs, community or family get-togethers, or house-to-house singing. Includes Deck the Hall, The Holly and the Ivy, We Wish You a Merry Christmas and more.
The Classical Singer’s Christmas Album (Book/CD)
A collection of eight of the finest pieces of classical Christmas music for high voice and piano. Accompanying CD features complete performances with and without vocals.
The Christmas Soloist
The Christmas Soloist contains nine bright, new arrangements of seasonal favorites for medium high or medium low voice and piano. Titles: Ding Dong! Merrily on High, God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen, Rise Up, Shepherd and Follow and more.
The Hilarious Holiday Songbook
(ADVISORY: Lyrics for certain songs in this collection contain adult themes that are not suitable for all audiences.) This one-of-a-kind sheet music collection will transform your holiday sing-along into a hysterical laugh-along with songs like “The Twelve Pains of Christmas” (Bob Rivers), “Please Don’t Bomb Nobody This Christmas” (The Dan Band), plus 24 more. From cute and tame to downright audacious, the contents span six decades of humorous holiday songs. Standard hits like “Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer,” “Nuttin’ for Christmas,” and “Santa Baby” are included, along with comic nostalgia from classic Christmas television specials like “You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch” (How the Grinch Stole Christmas!), “Heat Miser” (The Year Without a Santa Claus), plus many more. Along with the well-known, you’re also bound to discover many hilarious gems for the very first time in this collection. As a bonus for adventurous pianists, some dazzling solo piano arrangements are also included: “Nut Rocker” (ELP, Trans-Siberian Orchestra) and “Wizards in Winter” a.k.a. “The Beer Commercial Christmas Lights Song” (Trans-Siberian Orchestra). Titles: Christmas Vacation (National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation), Christmas Wrapping (The Waitresses), The Fruitcake That Ate New Jersey (Lauren Mayer), Get Drunk and Make Out This Christmas (The Dan Band), Goin’ on a Date with Santa (Dr. Elmo), Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (Dr. Elmo), Grandma’s Killer Fruitcake (Dr. Elmo), Grandpa’s Gonna Sue the Pants Offa Santa (Dr. Elmo), Heat Miser (The Year Without a Santa Claus), I Guess There Ain’t No Santa Claus (Russ Lorenson), I’ll Be Stoned for Christmas (Bob Rivers), Last Christmas (Wham!), Merry Christislamakwanzakah! (Brent Hardesty), The Merry Christmas Polka (Bing Crosby), Nut Rocker (Trans-Siberian Orchestra), Nuttin’ for Christmas (Art Mooney and His Orchestra), Oh Santa! (Mariah Carey), Please Don’t Bomb Nobody This Christmas (The Dan Ba.
The Ultimate SA Men Carol Book
One thing is for sure: this is the only carol book you need this Christmas! This collection is a real treasury of the most popular Christmas carols specially arranged for the parish choir where tenors and basses sing just one part. The Ultimate SA Men Carol Book consists of 100 carols in total, many with descants, including the classic arrangements of Charles Wood and John Stainer plus newer settings by Malcolm Archer, Richard Lloyd, Sarah Watts and others – a sackful of music for the busiest season of the year!
Tim Burton: The Night Before Christmas
The newly revised edition of this book features 11 songs from Tim Burton’s creepy animated classic, with music and lyrics by Danny Elfman. Now Back in Print! P/V/G. Composed by Danny Elfman. Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook. Movies. Songbook. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names and guitar chord diagrams. 80 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.312488).
Tim Sutton: Quittez, Pasteurs
Tim Sutton’s setting of a traditional French carol for SATB chorus with Organ, composed for the London Concert Choir at Christmas 1999.
Voiceworks at Christmas : 30 Seasonal Songs (Book/CD)
An inspired collection of pieces for Christmas, Voiceworks at Christmas meets the needs of all choral groups and overflows with festive cheer. 30 fabulous carols and songs, from unison to four-part harmony and beyond BLPieces for all occasions: school concerts, Advent and Christmas services, carol-singing. Ideal for youth and community choirs, school groups (Key Stage 2 upwards), choral societies, church choirs, and choral groups of all ages and experience. Vast range of repertoire: plainsong and early music, spirituals, folk pieces, carols in jazz style. Introduces carols from the West Gallery and Sacred Harp traditions Well-known carols in fresh arrangements and new songs by living composers. Tips and hints for warming up and preparing to rehearse. A complete lesson or rehearsal plan for each song. Photocopiable pages. CD with performances of all the songs and some backing tracks.