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How to Play Silent Night (Beginner Note Reading)

Updated: Mar 8


In this lesson, you’ll learn how to play the melody to the Christmas carol, “Silent Night” on guitar. Notation and TAB are provided in the video and in the accompanying PDF. This lesson is for those who have very little experience with the guitar but would like to plunk out the tune to this holiday classic.

Get the free PDF sheet music for your practice: https://bit.ly/HTPSilentNightMelody


Where to find it:

0:00 - Intro

0:26 - Notation and TAB on Screen

0:43 - Page 1 of Silent Night with explanation

3:40 - Page 2 of Silent Night with explanation

4:51 - What’s the name of that book again?

5:05 - The Wrap Up


To learn more about note reading on guitar, check out The Missing Method for Guitar Note Reading Series.

For More Christmas songs, check out these videos:

  • How to Strum "Jingle Bells" (Beginner Chord Lesson)

  • How to Play "Jingle Bells" for Absolute Beginners

  • How to Strum “We Wish You a Merry Christmas” (Beginner Chord Lesson)

  • How to Play “Jingle Bells” in Open Position (Note Reading for Beginners)

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