Mon Beau Sapin
O Tannenbaum - O Christmas TreeThis score is an arrangement of the French Christmas carol Mon Beau Sapin for easy viola with piano accompaniment.
It is set in the key of D Major.
The viola part can be played entirely in the first position.
For your greater enjoyment, this sheet music includes the complete lyrics in French (3 verses).
This carol is also available in English under the title O Christmas Tree.
Duration : 00:23 per verse
Source : Words : O Tannenbaum. The first verse is traditional German and sometimes attributed to August Zarnack, 1820. The second and third verses are by Ernst Gebhard Anschutz (1800-1861), 1824. The author of the remaining verses is unknown. The translators to English and French are also unknown.
Music : O Tannenbaum, German folk song. The melody was first published in 1799 in both Melodien zum Mildheimischen Liederbuch and Deutsche Volkslieder.
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