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Thin, leaflike layers that occur in gneissic or schistose rocks.



an ancient Portuguese and Spanish dance in triple measure, similar to the chaconne and saraband. The dance first appeared in the 14th century. The earliest tune described as a folia appears in F. Salinas’ Seven Books on Music (1577). The melody of the folia served as a motif in many virtuoso pieces for harpsichord, guitar, violin, and other instruments. In A. Corelli’s works the folia reached its peak of development. Corelli’s theme was used by F. Liszt in his Spanish Rhapsody for piano and by S. V. Rachmaninoff in his Variations on a Theme by Corelli (pianoforte solo). L. Cherubini introduced a folia into his opera A Portuguese Inn, and A. A. Aliab’ev used one in his ballet The Magic Drum, or The Sequel to the Magic Flute.

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El investigador italiano llega a la conclusion de que "tal como ocurre en el caso de la 'pavanas ternarias', tambien las pavanas binarias basadas en el esquema de folia presentes en el repertorio espanol parecen tener su origen en el repertorio italiano" (144) (Capitulo 6).
O municipio tambem se destaca pela presenca de inumeros festejos de folia realizados em seu territorio.
We should also note that digitalized images of the Radziwitt Chronicle folia from the early 20th-century facsimile edition, (29) complete with miniatures, are currently under development.
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It includes his ever popular Palladio together with La Folia for marimba and strings and concertos for harp, for flute and percussion, and for violin.
Bill Zolla, commercial advisor with Tinkham, negotiated the sale on behalf of the owners, David Freedman and Rodney Folia.
Folia onomastica Croatica Knjiga 12-13 (2003-2004) Zagreb 2006.
Folia Botanica et Geobotanica Correntesiana 1: 2-23.
A T1-weighted magnetic resonance (MR) image of the brain through the upper portion of the cerebellum shows a small cerebellum with prominent folia due to the cerebellar atrophy (Figure 1).
Sonnet 73) Hoc tandem videas vitae venisse cadentis Tempus, ubi auctumno pendent vel nulla colore Iam folia arboribus vel pauca, tremescit et algens Ramus ceu vetitae nudatum frigore sectae Fanum qua nuper dulces cecinere volucres.