Fantasia meaning

făn-tāzhə, -zhē-ə, făntə-zēə
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The definition of a fantasia is a musical medley or composition which is composed according to the composer's whim, without a particular style.

An example of a fantasia is Mozart's Fantasia in D minor.

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A free composition structured according to the composer's fancy.
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A medley of familiar themes, with variations and interludes.
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A medley of familiar tunes.
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Any unstructured work.
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A traditional festival with exhibitions of horsemanship among the Maghrebi Berbers.
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Origin of fantasia

  • Italian from Latin phantasia fantasy fantasy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition