Glinka once again established formal and stylistic ground plans for future Russian composers in his orchestral fantasia Kamarinskaya, based on two Russian folk tunes.
Based on Virginia Woolf's glittering fantasia written as a love-letter to Vita Sackville-West, the story covers four hundred years of history.
the theatre is a kind of Moorish and Egyptian fantasia
Brahms's Violin Concerto begins with a long ritornello, but for most 19th-century composers sonata form and the fantasia were more important than the ritornello principle.
As with its corresponding number in the first orchestral set, the second movement - depicting a camp meeting - is a fantasia based mainly on ragtime dances Ives wrote for the piano in the early 1900s.
This re-release of Amadeus, described by Shaffer as ‘a fantasia based on fact’, boasts 20 additional minutes of music and drama.
It falls somewhere between a large symphonic movement and a fantasia .
The finale is a joyous fantasia on much of the music deployed earlier with such skill and evident delight.
The fanfare fantasia before the choral entrance even includes clams.
the theater is a kind of Moorish and Egyptian fantasia