How To Play The 12 Days of Christmas – Piano Tutorial, Notes, Chords, Sheet Music and Activities

“The Twelve Days of Christmas” was first published in 1780 in a children’s book printed in England. On this page you can find Notes, Chords and Activities for the song, and a Printable PDF for free Download, and a piano tutorial video.

If you would like to watch and sing this children’s song with vocals, click here for the sing-along version.

Music Score / sheet music with chords

To save this free music sheet of “The Twelve Days of Christmas” to your computer, right click and choose “Save Image As…”.

The 12 Days of Christmas - Free Christmas Music Score download
The 12 Days of Christmas – Music Score

Free Printable PDF with Lyrics and Music sheet


To download a ready-to-print PDF of “The 12 Days of Christmas” for music activities with a music sheet, lyrics and a drawing for kids to paint, right click (or tap and hold, on mobile devices) on the following link, then choose “Save link as…”.

“The 12 Days of Christmas” free PDF download – Singing Bell

“The 12 Days of Christmas”  Teaching idea & activities

Christmas is the most exciting holiday for children. Organize a series of activities to celebrate with them the “12 Days of Christmas”.

Either in class or at home, think about make small decorations, cards, delicacies or just see a movie. You may find some ideas here or here!


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