Carol of the Bells

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This super easy arrangement of "Carol of the Bells" can be played by anyone. This piece can easily be taught by rote and kids love it!

"Carol of the Bells" is an all-time favorite. This arrangement of the popular Christmas tune will delight your piano students. They will want to play it over and over.

A History of Carol of the Bells

"Carol of the Bells" is a popular Christmas carol, with music by Ukrainian composer Mykola Leontovych in 1914. and lyrics by Peter J. Wilhousky. The song is based on a  Ukrainian folk chant.  Though Wilhousky's lyrics are copyrighted. the music is in the public domain.

The music is based on a four-note ostinato. It has been performed in many genres: classical, metal, jazz, country music, rock, and pop. The piece has also been featured in films, television shows, and parodies. Wikipedia

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