Springfields Songs

‘There’s a song in my heart’

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Welcome to La Folia

La Folia is a music charity and production company that brings together instrumentalists, singers, actors, dancers, visual artists and writers to create new music, original projects and ground-breaking performances under the artistic directorship of Howard Moody.

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Celebrate Life CD

Featuring songs written by students at Wiltshire College & University Centre, Salisbury as part of La Folia's Continuing Songs project.

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PUSH 2018

Howard Moody's opera told the extraordinary story of Simon Gronowski, who was pushed from a train bound for Auschwitz by his mother in 1943.

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Evening Songs

A series of workshops culminating in ground-breaking evensong services at Salisbury Cathedral in July 2016 and July 2019

Video by Ash Mills

BBC South Today report

Magna Songs

Moments from the 80 minute promenade performance of Magna Songs in Salisbury Cathedral 14 July 2015

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Latest news

Handel’s MESSIAH

December 3, 2021

After 2 years in hibernation due to the Covid pandemic, on 20th November 2021, La Folia took part in our very first baroque outing, providing the orchestra for a performance of Handel’s MESSIAH on period instruments, in Priory School Chapel in Lewes, East Sussex.  With Howard Moody playing organ continuo, we performed alongside the Esterhazy… Read more »

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