O Come O Come Emmanuel Chords, Tabs,Lyrics 

O Come O Come Emmanuel chords & tabs for guitar, lead sheets, lyrics, and a lovely intermediate keyboard arrangement with basic piano chords.

First, the guitar sheets, in the keys of Am and Em.  This Christmas music has lots of chord changes, but the melody itself is very easy to pick:

O Come O Come Emmanuel chords and tabs for guitar

Please scroll down the page for the links to the printable PDFs.

O Come Emmanuel gospel Christmas song lyrics and chords and tabs sheet music

Here is a very beautiful Christmas arrangement:  O Come O Come Emmanuel sheet music for intermediate piano students, with basic piano chords and a lovely harp-like interlude.  My daughter arranged this music, and the interlude is indeed based on a harp rendition by Kim Robertson in her CD "Celtic Christmas":

Piano arrangement of Oh Ven Emmanuel, free!

Oh Ven Emmanuel for piano

On the pdf (but not on the graphic) I make the suggestion in the first line of the Emmanuel song to ROLL the chords so they sound like a harp.  

I really do play the solid chords this way, all through the piece (not in the middle interlude section).  You decide how you like them - I confess I have a fondness for playing chords this way, depending on the mood of the music.

Don't forget to play up an octave on the repeat!  Also, please note the frequent clef changes in the left hand throughout the interlude.

The left hand is mostly just basic piano chords, but the right hand has many chord inversions.  Watch out!  Kids need exposure  and lots of practice to handle these. 

Seven measures from the end, I have placed a caesura right at the end of the interlude, at the fermatas.  (It failed to appear on the graphic, though!)

A caesura means to break - to take a breath and start afresh.  Sometimes called "railroad tracks", the caesura is notated by 2 diagonal lines.

Here is the lead sheet version of O Come Emmanuel, in several keys:

O Come Emmanuel chords and melody, free lead sheets

This is a very pretty song on a melody instrument.

Bass clef O Come Emmanuel sheet music





The guitar links:


Download O Come Emmanuel chords and tabs for guitar in Am


Download Christmas song in the key of Em guitar chords and tabs



The piano links:


Download musica de Emmanuel piano sheet music, fancy arrangement



The lead sheet links:


Download Emmanuel lyrics, melody, and chords lead sheet in Am


Download Oh Ven Emmanuel lead sheet in Dm


Download Emmanuel gospel Christmas song lyrics lead sheet in key of Em



The bass clef lead sheets:


Download Musica de Emmanuel lead sheet in bass clef key of Dm


Download O Come Emmanuel chords and melody in bass clef key of Em





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