Welcome to
La Follia Austin Baroque

for best ensemble in 2015-2016

KMFA AWARD for one of the ten best classical music events in 2016 (MORE...)

Based in Austin, Texas, we perform music from the time of Bach, Vivaldi, and Mozart. We use instruments and performance practices appropriate to the period, so you experience the music exactly as the composers experienced it. We strive to entertain, enlighten, and inspire.

Our Next Concert

A World Tour of
Baroque Vocal Music Masterworks

Saturday, February 9, 7pm
Sunday, February 10, 3pm
Redeemer Presbyterian Church, 2111 Alexander Avenue, Austin

La Follia continues its World Tour of Baroque Music series with a concert of secular and sacred vocal masterworks from Italy, France, Germany, and England.

Featured are familiar hits such as Handel’s Eternal Source (from the Royal Wedding), Bach’s Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring and Lobet den Herrn, and selections from Vivaldi’s Gloria. Also on the program are superb arias by Alessandro Scarlatti, Caccini, Pergolesi, Clerambault, Campra, Charpentier, Mondonville, Purcell, Fux, and Telemann.

Performing are soprano Meredith Ruduski, countertenor Sean Lee, tenor Steven Brennfleck, and bass Curt Vaughan, with four chorus voices and an 18-piece Baroque chamber ensemble, in the spacious acoustic of Redeemer Presbyterian Church.

Highlights from
2018 concerts

This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Program