There are two different popular melodies to the Christmas carol Away in a Manger, both written by American composers. This page features the song by William J. Kirkpatrick, which is more popular in Great Britain and other parts of the world. For the version that is more popular in the United States, visit Away in a Manger for piano by James Murray.
There are five sheet music versions of Away in a Manger by Kirkpatrick for piano here in the key of G, for beginners to more advanced players. Select one of the images below for a free printable PDF of the carol. The Away in a Manger for piano beginner version 1 features the melody in the treble clef staff. Away in a Manger for piano easy version 2 splits the melody between the right and left hands. Away in a Manger for piano simple version 3 has a basic left hand accompaniment line to complement the melody. Away in a Manger for piano intermediate version 4 has a harmonized accompaniment. Away in a Manger for piano advanced version 5 features a more complex arrangement with harmony and moving notes in the left hand.
For a lead sheet with chords, visit the main sheet music page for Away in a Manger. It includes arrangements of the carol in seven different keys, as well as links to the song for band and string instruments and recorder. The lyrics to Away in a Manger are also available. Visit the Christmas music for piano page for an explanation of the different arrangements of the carols, as well as sheet music for many more songs.