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How to Play "Jingle Bell Rock" on Guitar

In this video, Guitar World's Jimmy Brown shows you how to play "Jingle Bell Rock."

Brown goes over several different arrangements of the song, from basic to more involved. Then he covers the melody line. Then you see him play the melody over the chords.

This video lesson of "Jingle Bell Rock" is from the How to Play Christmas Songs on the Guitar DVD, which is available now at the Guitar World Online Store.

Other songs on the DVD include "Oh Come All Ye Faithful," "Deck the Hall," "Jingle Bells," "The First Noel," "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing," "Silent Night" and "Auld Lang Syne," plus a Christmas medley for electric guitar featuring "Little Drummer Boy," "Silent Night" and "Auld Lang Syne."

There are more than 80 minutes of lessons. For more information or to order, head to the Guitar World Online Store.

Damian Fanelli

Damian is editor-in-chief of Guitar World magazine. From 1998 to 2014, he was one third of Mister Neutron, an instrumental rock act that toured the universe and elsewhere and released three albums via Austin-based Deep Eddy Records. These days he performs with several New York City-area bands and can often be spotted with one of his many, many, many B-bender-equipped guitars. In past lives he was GW’s managing editor and online managing editor – and he still can’t believe he got to write the liner notes for the latest SRV box set.