Monday, August 18, 2003

Homepage of La Folia, a musical cathedral (1672-2003)

La Folia (pronounce as 'lah foh-LEE-ah', literally meaning mad or empty-headed) is one of the most remarkable phenomena in the history of music. This simple, but intriguing tune was first published in 1672. Its roots go back to the 16th century. It would remain a major challenge for numerous composers up to the present day