Lindsey Stirling Wikia
Lindsey Stirling Wikia
Lindsey Stirling
Writer(s) William Chatterton Dix
Producer(s) Josh Abraham (album version)
Lindsey Stirling (single version)
Released October 20, 2017 (album version)
December 14, 2012 (single version)
Length 3:19 (album version)
3:28 (single version)
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Warmer in the Winter track listing
"All I Want For Christmas"
What Child is This (single)

"What Child is This" is a Christmas carol. Stirling's first known recording of the track was released in 2012 as a single. A new version of the track was later released as the ninth track on her fourth studio album, Warmer in the Winter.

Live performances

Stirling performed What Child is This for the first time on Conan O'Brien's Team Coco, a video of the performance was released to YouTube on December 9, 2013.


What Child is This (Live)

Stirling performing What Child is This at the Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour on 2017.


What Child is This was part of the setlist of the Warmer in the Winter Christmas Tour during 2017 and the Wanderland Tour during 2018.


  • This cover of the song is instrumental, meaning it has no lyrics.
  • Stirling recorded and produced the single version with Debbi Johanson in one day.

Music video

Single version

The official YouTube video was released on December 14, 2012.

Music video Information
What_Child_is_This_-_Lindsey_Stirling Released December 14, 2012
Length 4:18
Director Scott Winn
YouTube views 14+ Million views

Behind the scenes


What Child is This - Behind the Scenes