What Child Is This – simple letters


What Child Is This – - how to play on the piano?

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I used it in this song2 chords. In the pictures below, I have marked which keys you need to press to play each of them.

Chord C
Chord G

About song and easy letter notes

In the world of timeless holiday melodies, “What Child Is This?” holds a special place in the hearts of many. Composed by William Chatterton Dix in 1865, this song marries the enchanting melody of the traditional English folk song “Greensleeves” with heartwarming Christmas lyrics that ponder the mystery and awe surrounding the birth of Jesus Christ. As a staple in holiday music, its lyrics evoke a sense of wonder and reverence, making it a perfect piece for beginners wanting to delve into the joy of playing piano or keyboard during the festive season. Whether you’re a child or an adult, learning to play “What Child Is This?” can add a meaningful layer to your holiday celebrations, making it a must-have in any piano book for beginners, especially those utilizing keyboard stickers and letter notation for an accessible learning experience.

Diving into the history and culture behind “What Child Is This?” enriches the learning process, making each note played on the keyboard more significant. This song is not just a melody; it’s a bridge to the past, an invitation to explore the rich tapestry of holiday traditions. Its universal appeal has led to countless covers by artists across genres, reinforcing its status as a beloved Christmas standard. For those embarking on their musical journey with a piano learning book for adults or a piano book for kids, mastering this song with the help of letter notes sheet music and easy piano songbook resources can be both fulfilling and inspiring. The simplicity of the letter notes, combined with the profound depth of the song’s history and lyrics, offers a unique opportunity for beginners to engage with music on a deeper level. “What Child Is This?” is not just a song; it’s a cultural heritage that continues to resonate with people around the world, making it a perfect choice for anyone looking to enrich their holiday repertoire.

What Child Is This letter notes piano
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