Animated The First Noel tab by Anon / Traditional on guitar. So easy you'll be playing in minutes.

A festive carol, this is an old melody and very well known. Chances are you know this tune, and it's always good to practice familiar tunes!

The Key is D major: D - E - F# - G - A - B - C# - D

By the way - with reference to the recent articles on the CAGED system, you may notice that this tune is played out using the G Pattern for the key of D major:

D-C-A-G-E

That means we play the melody out between frets 7-10. Check out all the D major scale positions in this ActionTab - from this Theory Page.

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