This cello music for It Came Upon a Midnight Clear is in the key of D. Select the image below for a printable PDF of the melody. The It Came Upon a Midnight Clear string play-along page has more versions of this carol, so you can play it with violin, viola, and bass. You can play along with wind, brass, and other instruments by visiting the lead sheet page for It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, which has versions of the carol in seven different keys, in treble, bass, and alto clefs. You can also view and print the lyrics to It Came Upon a Midnight Clear.
See the transposition page for explanations and charts to help you determine the appropriate key to play in when performing with instruments that are not in concert key. More Christmas songs for cello.