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Greensleves sheet music for Saxophone (sibelius scorch)

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About 'Greensleves'

Artist: Traditional Melody
The Artist:Traditional Music of unknown author.
Composition Date:unknown
Composition Info:"Greensleeves" is a traditional English folk song and tune, over a ground either of the form called a romanesca or of its slight variant, the passamezzo antico. There is a persistent belief that Greensleeves was composed by Henry VIII for his lover and future queen consort Anne Boleyn. Boleyn allegedly rejected King Henry's attempts to seduce her and this rejection may be referred to in the song when the writer's love "cast me off discourteously". However, the piece is based on an Italian style of composition that did not reach England until after Henry's death, making it more likely to be Elizabethan in origin


Instrument: Alto Saxophone  (View more Easy Alto Saxophone Music)
Style: Traditional (View more Traditional Alto Saxophone Music)
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america
hey Jordans my name too!
5 years ago

america
I wish they would finish it.
5 years ago

Jordan67
it's a pretty song
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