Is There A Christmas Chord?

Josh Welch

Small section of written musicUnless you're a hermit or live under a rock, then by the middle of December you've probably heard enough Christmas music to last the entire year. 

The songs that seem to stand out always seem to be the ones that were created around 50 years ago, with a few exceptions. 

What do these songs have that make them uniquely "Christmassy" that the others seem to be lacking? 

This video explores the idea that there is a "Christmas chord" that makes these songs feel so much more like the holiday than the others. 

What are some of your favorite holiday songs? What do you think about this "Christmas chord" idea? Let us know in the comments!