Lyric – “Love’s Philosophy” by Percy Bysshe Shelley 1792-1822
Music – La Folia, 16th Century

La Folia 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; ranging from a part of a famous Bach Cantata to a popular film tune in the hit charts by Vangelis.

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