Nunca Suenan las Campanas

Spanish Christmas Carol

Based on a Thüringen Folk Song (1826) Original German Words: Friedrich Wilhelm Kritzinger (1816-1890) Arranged by Joel Jacklich
Year of composition
Joel Jacklich
Easy (Grades 1-3)
1 minute
Latin music and World music
Instrumental parts

Originally a German Christmas Carol based on a Thüringen folk song (1826) with words by Friedrich Wilhelm Kritzinger (1816-1890), this song has long been popular in Spain and Mexico in its Spanish translation. The accompaniment is for guitar, bass, and requinto (a small 3/4-size guitar tuned a fourth higher and used for playing melodies). The music for the requinto is written in CONCERT PITCH, and a guitar can substitute for the requinto using the same music by transposing up an octave on the opening and ending melody.

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