This violin music for God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen is in the key of A. Select the image below for a printable PDF of the melody. There is also an alternate version in a lower register of the instrument, if you prefer to play in that range. The God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen string play-along page has more versions of this carol, so you can play it with viola, cello, and bass. The band version of God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen is also in the key of A, so you can play along with winds and brass instruments. If you are looking for a different key or instrumental range, the lead sheet page for God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen has versions in seven different keys, in treble, bass, and alto clefs. You can also view and print the lyrics to God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen.
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 violin.