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How to Play Silent Night by Ian Argys (Guitar Lesson)


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Ian Argys

Silent Night

Add this Christmas classic to you repertoire. Join Ian as he walks through his beautiful rendition.

Taught by Ian Argys in Christmas Songs seriesLength: 8:22Difficulty: 2.0 of 5


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zevanzevan replied on January 19th, 2016

I also liked this but felt the tab did not match. Still I thought that that helped me find my own way through this tune and make it more my own.

LornaRLornaR replied on December 23rd, 2015

it would be helpful if the TAB matched the lesson better. Beautiful non the less..thanks

fer01fer01 replied on September 30th, 2015

Loved it!

danonwheelsdanonwheels replied on August 29th, 2015

Really nice man

Ian.ArgysIan.Argys replied on December 18th, 2014

Wow! Thank you all for checking this out, and for the positive feedback! So glad you enjoyed it. Larry - That's the JamPlay rig, but I think its some subtle slap back delay you are hearing perhaps?

xbeerimentxbeeriment replied on December 15th, 2014

Beautiful arrangement. Thanks!

alfrednoelalfrednoel replied on December 14th, 2014

Ian, that's a beautiful arrangement. I really enjoyed learning it and thank you for sharing it with us.

Larry PrinceLarry Prince replied on December 10th, 2014

I'd be really interested to know what tone you're using for this. Sounds like some chorus but I can't make out the rest. A beautiful rendition of this old favorite and thanks for putting it together for us.

gharringtongharrington replied on December 9th, 2014

A pleasant nugget. Thank you. I'm on it.

woodybangwoodybang replied on December 7th, 2014

Thanks for doing this. It's very nice

terrybaileyterrybailey replied on December 4th, 2014

Wow Ian, what a fantastic sound. I really enjoyed your lesson. Great job! Blessings to you and yours. Thanks

free spiritfree spirit replied on December 4th, 2014

Very nice! Merry Christmas to you. Thanks

Christmas Songs

Found in our Beginner Lesson Sets

In this series Ian Argys teaches some simple and beautiful arrangements of some of your favorite Christmas classics.



Lesson 1

Joy to the World

Join Ian as he walks through his rendition of this Christmas classic.

Length: 6:15 Difficulty: 2.5 Members Only
Lesson 2

Silent Night

Add this Christmas classic to you repertoire. Join Ian as he walks through his beautiful rendition.

Length: 8:22 Difficulty: 2.0 Members Only

About Ian Argys View Full Biography Guitarist Ian Argys has been sharing his love of music with students of all ages for more than ten years. A graduate of the acclaimed University of North Texas Jazz program, Ian now serves as a lecturer in guitar at the University of Colorado at Denver. He has shared the stage with Lee Konitz, Larry Coryell, Isaac Slade, Michael League, Bobby Shew and other notable musicians.

Guitarist Ian Argys has been sharing his love of music with students of all ages for more than ten years. A graduate of the acclaimed University of North Texas Jazz program, Ian now serves as a lecturer in guitar at the University of Colorado at Denver. He has shared the stage with Lee Konitz, Larry Coryell, Isaac Slade, Michael League, Bobby Shew and other notable musicians.

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