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List of all instrumental Christmas albums. For many, instrumental Christmas albums capture the essence of the holiday spirit, even if the music isn't quite what you'd expect to hear around holiday time. Some of the biggest bands and artists of the genre have released holiday songs that were much better than the traditional songs that flooded airwaves, allowing for the popularity of instrumental songs, which are among the most requested during the holiday season. The albums featured on this list are some of the most well known and popular titles of that genre, and likely introduced an entirely new audience to holiday and Christmas music. These are some of the most popular Christmas songs of all time and some of the greatest jingles in the history of music. Instrumental composers like John Darnell, 101 Strings and Booker T & The M.G.'s released music that captured the holiday spirit. Not to be outdone, Bradley Joseph and let's not forget Mannheim Steamroller also released Christmas albums.

What are the best instrumental Christmas albums? There are some albums that feature the traditional, standard songs, or reinterpreted songs. No matter what style or type of Christmas song you enjoy, you're likely to find an album on this list that will fit whatever music you enjoy. 

This is the list of instrumental Christmas albums. From innovative takes on traditional songs to recreating the versions that have been around for years, instrumental composers sure now how to make holiday music enjoyable. Take a look at other lists like Punk Christmas albums and R&B Christmas Albums.

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A Guitar Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums

The Best Christmas Songs Written by Jewish Songwriters The Best TV Theme Songs of All Time

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Merry Axemas, Volume 2: More G... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Merry Axemas, Volume 2: More Guitars for Christmas

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25 Christmas Favorites is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
25 Christmas Favorites

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Christmas Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Christmas Wonderland Bert Kaempfert

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In the Christmas Spirit is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
In the Christmas Spirit Booker T. & the M.G.'s

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Christmas Around the World is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums

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Christmas Extraordinaire is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Christmas Extraordinaire Mannheim Steamroller

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Mannheim Steamroller Christmas... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Live

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Christmas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Christmas Mannheim Steamroller

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Christmas With John Fahey, Vol... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums

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Christmas Sky is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Christmas Sky Jordan Rudess

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Christmas in the Stars: Star W... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums

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Simplicity Christmas, Volume 6... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums

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The Ventures’ Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums

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Christmas in the Morning: A Ce... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Christmas in the Morning: A Celebration in Brass

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Instrumental Christmas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Instrumental Christmas Albums
Instrumental Christmas The Mantovani Orchestra