Jolly Old St. Nicholas is a traditional 19th Century American Christmas carol. Its rhythms are simple and it is easy to play. This arrangement is written specifically for beginner clarinetists, and is only in the lower register of the instrument.
The chords for Jolly Old St. Nicholas are written in concert key above the melody, so you can play the carol with guitar or piano or any instrument in concert key. For more free Christmas sheet music, visit www.ChristmasMusicSongs.com.
View the printable version of Jolly Old St. Nicholas.
Play along with a recording of the accompaniment to Jolly Old St. Nicholas.
To play along with a recording that also has the clarinet part, visit SkyLeap Music.
Get the Christmas Clarinet Duet Book, arranged by Kyle Coughlin. The book features 55 different arrangements of 25 popular Christmas carols, arranged specifically for the clarinet. The book begins with easy songs, written entirely in the lower register, and progresses to harder pieces that span into the upper register. The book includes arrangements of Deck the Hall, Jingle Bells, Silent Night, Joy to the World, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, and many more. Visit SkyLeap Music for a complete list of the duets. It is available in both print and PDF versions.