Greensleeves – Traditional English Folksong (Piano-Vocal-Guitar)

Sheet Music Greensleeves - Traditional English Folksong (Piano-Vocal-Guitar)

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Greensleeves is a traditional English folk song composed during the 16th Century. It is written in the key of G major and E minor, with a total of 42 measures. The song has a slow and tranquil melody that evokes feelings of nostalgia and wistfulness. It is often used as a romantic ballad or instrumental performance. The lyrics often tell of unrequited love and sorrow, and reflect a lost, but hopeful, disposition. Despite its age, Greensleeves has remained popular throughout the years, owing to its beautiful melody and touching lyrics.