page in greek ελληνικά
Stille Nacht (Silent Night) 
christmas song composed in 1818 by
Franz Xaver Gruber

This folder is an example of TEACHING FOLDER: BEGINNERS for the students of the PIANO PAEDAGOGY CLASSES. Your assignement is to design a similar folder for a well-known song for children (nursery rhyme), greek or other.
The subjects, in this example, are
  1. general: to teach a song (see teach song-lyrics) and
  2. for piano beginners: simple keyboard harmony (for G major).
View this folder, also in frames.
student folder
introduction for students
(new window, please maximize for better view)
lyrics and translations: 1st stanza
view page - print page
play it on the piano
with english text
view score - print score-image 940x1358.bmp 159kb
with german original text
view score - print score-image 940x1358.bmp 159kb
teacher folder
general notes
general notes
general material
lyrics: material#lyrics german prototype by Mohr (1816), english paraphrase by Young.
lyrics stanza 1, ger. pronuncitation, eng, glossary
piano teacher sources
teach piano beginners (grade 2)

katerina sarri, athens, 24 DEC 2007.