Christmas Guitar Songs To Play
On The Acoustic

Below is a list of some Christmas guitar songs to play on the acoustic.

Only once a year do we get to play Christmas songs on the guitar and the list below should fill your needs. Many of these are traditional Christmas songs. Some are easy beginner guitar Christmas songs, but many others are more advance.

12 Additional Christmas Rock Songs Here

Christmas Guitar Songs To Play
Lyrics, Demos, PDF's & Tutorials

Eventually I'll have links to another level deeper like i do for The Christmas Song by Nat King Cole and like Christmas In Dixie by Alabama where I'll give more detail on the rhythm used in each song. 


Christmas Guitar Songs To Play From A-D

1. A Christmas Card - (Doug Stone)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


2. All I Want For Christmas Is A Real Good Tan - (Kenny Chesney)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


3. All Wrapped Up In Christmas - (Tracy Lawrence)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


4. Away In A Manger - (Anne Murray)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson - Chords & Lyrics


5. Camouflage And Christmas Lights - (Rodney Carrington)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


6. Christmas Carol - (Skip Ewing)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


7. Christmas Cookies - (George Strait)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


8. Christmas Day 1915 - (Daniel O'Donnell)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


9. Christmas Eve - (Blake Shelton)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson - Chords & Lyrics


10. Christmas In Dixie - (Alabama)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson - Chords & Lyrics

The Christmas In Dixie guitar chords should come in handy as it has become one of the more popular acoustic guitar Christmas songs during the holidays.


11. Christmas In Heaven - (Scotty McCreery)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


12. Christmas In Killarny - (The Irish Rovers)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

Christmas In Killarney is an old number written by three American writer back in 1950. Bing Crosby was the first to record the song in 1951 but the two version that made it to Billboard were by Dennis Day at #10 and Percy faith at #28. Many artists have recorded this song including The Irish Rovers with this version here from 2002 and makes for one of those popular Christmas songs for guitar at a party.


13. Christmas Time In Arkansas - (Ned Perme)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


14. Colorado Christmas - (The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


Christmas Guitar Songs To Play From E-H

15. Frosty The Snowman - (Jimmy Durante)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


16. Hangin Round The Mistletoe - (Brooks & Dunn)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


17. Hark The Herald Angels Sing - (Anne Murray)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson
Chords & Lyrics


18. Have A Holly Jolly Christmas - (Burl Ives)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

Burl Ives released his Christmas album called "Have A Holly Jolly Christmas" back in 1964. This song was one of the tracks on that album and has become a holiday standard ever since. Johnny Marks wrote the song a few years earlier in 1962.

This song has been on several charts over the years and set a record for Burl Ives being the longest artist between Hot 100 Top 10 songs and that being 56 years. And at 109 years after his birth, is the oldest living or deceased to have a top 10 song when it peaked at #10 on Jan 5th 2019.


19. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas - (Judy Garland)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


20. Here Comes Santa Claus - (Gene Autry)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


Christmas Guitar Songs To Play From I-L

21. I'd Be Jolly Too - (Wynn Varble)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


22. I'll Be Home For Christmas - (Bing Crosby)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

Kim Gannon, who was a writer, and Walter Kent, a composer, put this song together called I'll Be Home For Christmas right in the middle of WWII while thinking about soldiers longing to be home with loved ones during the holidays. Bing Crosby recorded the song in 1943 and had a #3 hit. The song has gone on to become a holiday standard.


23. In The Bleak Midwinter - (Traditional)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


24. It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas - (Perry Como)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


25. It's Christmas Time - (Joey & Rory)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


26. It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year - (Andy Williams)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


27. Jingle Bells - (Bing Crosby)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


28. Joy To The World - (JT Hodges)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


29. Let It Be Christmas - (Alan Jackson)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson - Chords & Lyrics


30. Let It Snow - (Vaughn Monroe)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson - Chords & Lyrics


31. Loving Time Of The Year - (Travis Tritt)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


Christmas Guitar Songs To Play From M-P

32. Mary Did You Know - (Kathy Mattea)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


33. Mary It's Christmas - (Toby Keith)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


34. Milk And Cookies - (Clint Black)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


35. Mississippi Christmas Eve - (Charlie Daniels)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


36. Old Time Christmas - (Randy Travis)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


37. Pretty Paper - (Roy Orbison)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

This is one of those beautiful Christmas guitar songs to play for a family gathering.


Christmas Guitar Songs To Play From Q-T

38. Rockin Around The Christmas Tree - (Brenda Lee)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

Johnny Marks wrote many popular Christmas songs for guitar including this one called Rockin Around The Christmas Tree which was a big hit for Brenda Lee back in 1958. On the 50th Anniversary in 2008, this was the 4th largest digital download of any Christmas song with over 1 million downloads. Brenda Lee was only 13 years old when she recorded this song.

This song was featured in the 1990 film Home Alone. This song is in the top 10 on many charts worldwide during the holiday season. Brenda Lee was ranked 4th in the 1960's with 47 chart hits ... behind Elvis, The Beatles and Ray Charles. She is still alive at age 74 in 2019.


39. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - (George Hall)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


40. Santa Looked A Lot Like Daddy - (Travis Tritt)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


41. Santa's Coming Over To Your House - (Brooks And Dunn)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


42. Silent Night - (Bing Crosby)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

You have to go all the way back to 1816 to find the origins of this classic. It was written by Father Joseph Mohr in 1816 and the music was composed by Franz Gruber in 1818. The song was performed in a small church for the first time in Mariapfarr Austria.

Bing Crosby's recorded his version from 1935 is the 4th biggest selling single of all time.


43. Silver Bells - (Bing Crosby)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


44. Sleigh Ride - (Johnny Mathis)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


45. The Chipmunk Song - (Alvin & The Chipmunks)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


46. The Christmas Song - (Nat King Cole)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson - Chords & Lyrics


47. The Cowboy Christmas Ball - (Michael Martin Murphy)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

In 1991 Michael Martin Murphy released his Christmas Album entitled "Cowboys Christmas" and this track was on that alum. Michael Martin Murphy has released over 40 singles during his recording career but this song wasn't one of them.


48. The First Christmas - (Doug Stone)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


49. The First Christmas Morn - (Charley Pride)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


50. There's No Place Like Home For The Holidays - (Perry Como)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


Christmas Guitar Songs To Play From U-Z

51. What The Hell It's The Holidays - (Joey & Rory)
None

Buy Full Lesson


52. White Christmas - (Bing Crosby)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


53. White Christmas Makes Me Blue - (Randy Travis)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson


54. Winter Wonderland - (Tony Bennett)
Chords

Buy Full Lesson

This song was written back in 1934 by Felix Bernard and Richard Smith. The first record was by Richard Himber also in 1934 .. see the link below. Since that time over 200 artists have recorded the song including Air Supply, Tony Bennett and Alan Jackson.


Thanks for stopping by my Christmas guitar songs to play page. Help yourself to the free chord sheets and do check out the unique songs by the other artists thru their links. I hope you've enjoyed my Christmas guitar arrangement here.




Back To The Homepage Fm Christmas Guitar Songs To Play
Irish Christmas Music
Centerd popup window on the screen
For Those Who Have Asked
How To Donate To This Site

Bulk Lesson Discounts
Use Codes @ Checkout
Single Lessons $3.25ea in USD.

Buy any 4 - (use code AZARFQGM) = $9.95
Buy any 14 - (use code 2R246815) = $14.95
Any 8 Freebies with Paid Request of $25

NOTE: After Purchase:
1. Download .mp4 vids to a PC or Laptop.
2. Cannot stream .mp4s thru a tablet/phone.
3. Sync .mp4s into your device if reqd.

Get Bi-monthly Updates

Solo Build It!
Considering Starting A Biz Online?


Latest Tutorials Here - Ernest Tubb - The Supremes - Whiskey Myers - Hank Williams - Scullion - Jimmy Buffett - R.E.M. - New Riders Of The Purple Sage - The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - A Southern Gospel Revival
Wed 25th Nov 2020