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Listen to Italian Christmas music this Festive Season

If you’d like to add a little interest to this coming festive season, why not fill the atmosphere of your home, office or even Italian eatery with Italian Christmas music? Or music for Chritmas sung by Italians, maybe?

If this idea appeals to you, then this post is for you! Some good Christmas gift inspiration here as well. And listening to Christmas songs sung in Italian will help improve your comprehension of spoken Italian too.

Here are ten Italian Christmas music suggestions for you, starting with an album which comes with lyrics in Italian. Some of the tracks from the albums listed below can be bought separately so you can load them on your iPad, iPod, iPhone or other non iTablet or cell phone.

1. Italian Christmas – contains lyrics, for those who want to sing along!

“My wife and family are Italian and this collection of Italian Christmas music was a real hit. Great music, wonderful Italian vocals. A real treat.”, said a happy listener.

Track List
1. Din Don Dan
2. Tu scendi dalle stelle
3. Affrettatevi pastori
4. Dormi, dormi, o bel Bambin
5. Venite fedeli
6. Fermarono i cieli
7. Gesu Bambin l’è nato
8. Gesu Bambino
9. Astro del ciel
10. In notte placida
11. Siam pastori e pastorelle
12. Mille cherubini in coro
13. Natale

2. Extravergine: A Mediterranean Christmas

Of this Christmas collection, one fan said: “Fantastic & Soul Soothing Christmas Enjoyment!! I absolutely love (love love – did I say love?) this collection of classical Christmas music in Italian!!”

Track list:

1. O Santa Notte (O Holy Night)
2. E Nato il Bambino, Gesu (What Child Is This?)
3. Batte Nel Cuore, Suona Natale (Little Drummer Boy)
4. Gloria In Excelsis Deo!-DayO (Angels We Have Heard On High!-DayO)
5. Piccolo Gesu (Jezus Malusienki)
6. Tutto E Bianco Nel Cuor’ (Everything’s White)
7. Gioia Nel Mondo (Joy To the World)
8. Puoi Sentire Quel’ Che Sento Io? (Do You Hear What I Hear?)
9. Astro Del Ciel (Silent Night)
10. Tu Scendi Dalle Stelle
11. Va Pensiero (Inverno Remix)
12. Adeste Fideles (Oh Come All Ye Faithful)

3. Christmas in Italy

“Perfect Italian Christmas Instrumental. A lovely Italian, soft sounding background CD. Makes you feel like you’re sitting at a bistro in Italy for the Holidays. Instrumental Only which makes it sound more quaint.”, commented someone who has this CD.


Track List

1. What Child is This? 3:11
2. Adeste Fidelis (Instrumental) 3:11
3. It Came Upon A Midnight Clear 3:02
4. In Dulci Jubilo 3:51
5. We Three Kings 2:57
6. Ave Maria 6:01
7. Joy To The World 2:32
8. Silent Night 3:33
9. Hark! The Herald Angels Sing 3:24
10. Tu Scendi Dalle Stelle (Instrumental) 3:23
11. O Come, O Come Emmanuel 3:11
12. Gesu Bambino 6:26
13. O Little Town Of Bethlehem 2:43
14. O Holy Night 5:28

4. Il Volo – Buon Natale: The Christmas Album – These Christmas songs are not sung in Italian but they are sung by Italians who sound great.

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Some well known Christmas favorites here and you can get tracks individually too.

Track list:
1. Ave Maria
2. O Holy Night
3. I’ll Be Home For Christmas
4. Silent Night
5. Christmas Medley: Jingle Bells Rock / Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow / It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
6. White Christmas
7. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
8. Mis Deseos / Feliz Navidad [feat. Belinda]
9. Panis Angelicus
10. The Christmas Song [feat. Pia Toscano]
11. Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree
12. Stille Nacht
13. Notte Stellata (The Swan)

5. Nova Stella: A Medieval Italian Christmas

“What heavenly sound! This elegant collection of medieval Italian Christmas religious music and song is performed the Altramar Medieval Music Ensemble, which specializes in music of the Medieval era.”, commented one satisfied listener.

Track List

1. Stella nuova
2. Ave Maria
3. Laudata sempre sia
4. Nova stella
5. In Belleem
6. Da ciel venne messo novello
7. Sovrana sì ne’ sembianti
8. Ave Maria
9. Gloria in cielo
10. Ballata di Gloria – La Rotta

6. O Holy Night / Luciano Pavarotti / Special Deluxe Edition – The late Luciano Pavarotti’s voice is legendary.


7. Italian Christmas-Buon Christmas Music “beautifully sung and gives the real feeling of Christmas”, commented a reviewer.

8. Andrea Boccelli – My Christmas  – the Christmas CD for people who don’t usually bother with Christmas CDs, only the ones who did bother were very happy with their choice.

Sung partly in Italian and in English.

9. Italian Christmas Songs – Traditional Christmas Carols and Songs – 23 tracks, mainly instrumental piano tracks. Not sure there are any songs as such. Included here for reference alone.

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