Fantasia on “Greensleeves” (2015)
Thomas Sheehan, organ
Duration: 7 min.
Dedication: for Marco Lo Muscio
Commission: Commissioned by Marco Lo Muscio
Recorded on How Great Our Joy! — Organ Music for Christmas by Carson Cooman (2019)
Publisher: Zimbel Press/Subito Music Corp.
Performance materials available from the publisher.
Fantasia on “Greensleeves” (2015) is dedicated to Marco Lo Muscio, for whom the tune is a particular favorite. The famous English folk melody is developed in several sections of varied dramatic characters, with a particular emphasis on the tune’s modal possibilities.