Gaudete Gaudete Christus Est Natus - Solo Guitar

Composer
anon.
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This arrangement for classical guitar (or lute) is about grade 5 AB level. Gaudete was made famous in the 1970s by the folk rock group "Steeleye Span", and ever since it has been included in a large number of Christmas collections.

There are many group instrumental and vocal arrangements of this in existence. As a guitarist I felt it would work really well on guitar. It does, and here is my offering for you to try!

It is sometimes mistakenly attributed to a composer by the name of "Piae Cantiones". In fact it is anonymous. Piae Cantiones was a songbook published in Finland in 1582, which contained the first published edition of Gaudete.


Score ID
80515
Composer
anon.
Year of composition
1500
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
2 minutes
Instrumentation
Solo instrument (Acoustic Guitar [notation])
Genre
Folk music
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