Franz Xaver Gruber – Silent Night – Chords

Silent Night Chords

Guitar chords and lyrics of Silent Night by Franz Xaver Gruber
Published 1818
Original key G

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C                         G        G7   C
Silent night, Holy night, All is calm all is bright

F                C                F              C
Round yon virgin mother and child Holy infant so tender and mild

G        G7       C Am    C       G         C
Sleep in heavenly peace, sleep in heavenly peace.


C                          G          G7      C
Silent night, Holy night, Shepherds quake at the sight

F                   C           F                   C
Glories stream from heaven afar Heavenly hosts sing Hallelujah

G          G7         C Am  C          G          C
Christ the Saviour is born, Christ the Saviour is born.


C                         G      G7    C
Silent night, Holy night, Son of God love's pure light
F                  C             F                   C
Radiant beams from thy holy face With the dawn of redeeming grace

G     G7          C Am   C     G           C
Jesus lord at thy birth, Jesus lord at thy birth.