The Faber Music Festive Gift Guide

Happy December! The countdown to the big day is slowly ticking away, have you started your Christmas shopping? Look no further than our bespoke gift guide. Whether you need something for a Rock fan or a neo-classical pianist we've done the work for you and picked out the very best music books to add to your stockings...

1) For the Film & Musical Theatre aficionado

These picks are perfect for those who love film and live theatre. Whether they're a Hamilton fan or a film music listener, these songbooks would be perfect to pair with some tickets to their favourite show this Christmas! 



2) For the Pianists

These picks are perfect for the pianist in your life. Choose from jazz, ballads, contemporary, British classics and many more. 

The Faber Music Piano Anthology series has been created for pianists to enjoy and return to again and again. All the pieces have been expertly arranged for piano solo and are presented in beautiful, sewn-bound books, a great gift choice for any pianist. 



3) For the Poets

These two are perfect for the poets and lyric enthusiasts in your life. A Lick and a Promise is the debut poetry collection of one of Ireland’s most famed female musicians, Imelda May. Featuring pen and ink drawings by Imelda. CAPS LOCK ON is the exclusive artist-approved book that presents the lyrics to all songs released by the Everything Everything including b-sides, rarities and music released in 2022. 



4) For those that need some peace

Bring the family together this holiday season and find some quiet amongst the chaos. Lullaby Time is the perfect collection of comforting cradle songs that will soothe children to sleep, brought to life with beautiful illustrations. Peaceful Piano Playlist: Christmas is a wonderful collection of over 20 festive piano solos. 



5) For the Rock & Pop fans

These picks feature lyric books, exclusive behind the scenes fan content and drawings from the artists themselves. Whether they're a fan of Radiohead, Enter Shikari, Everything Everything or Keaton Henson there's something for each enthusiast. 



6) For those that need a bit of inspiration again 

Give someone the confidence to enjoy playing again this Christmas. With easy-to-learn piano solos designed to be ideal for returning players featuring commentary and specially recorded demonstration tracks, they'll have everything they need to get straight back into playing.



7) Sing together this Christmas

No matter who you're with this festive season, spread some cheer and sing together! Choose from a selection of carol books, which feature contemporary songs and Christmas classics.