Open rehearsals in the Salone Pietro da Cortona

The Rome Chamber Music Festival is delighted to offer open access to its rehearsals Wednesday, June 12th to Saturday, June 15th.  Please join us in the Palazzo Barberini’s exquisite Salone Pietro da Cortona, Via delle Quattro Fontane 13, to hear our preforming artists rehearse the pieces that will be performed in concert Sunday, June 16th and Monday, June 17th.  Admittance to the rehearsals is free to the public with the purchase of a museum ticket.

Wednesday, June 12th

10:00 – 13:00: Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring.

13:00 – 16:00:  Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky, Souvenir the Florence.

Thursday, June 13th

9:00 – 12:00: Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring

14:00 – 15:00: Viola Master

15:00 – 18:00: Felix Mendelssohn Octet in E-flat major

Friday, June 14th

12:00 – 15:00: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky, Souvenir the Florence

15:00 – 18:00: Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring

Saturday, June 15th

9.00 – 12:00: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky, Souvenir the Florence

12:00 – 15:00: Aaron Copland, Appalachian Spring

Please note that the schedule is subject to change.  For more information and concert tickets, please visit our website,


15:00 – 18:00: Felix Mendelssohn Octet in E-flat major

For more information and ticket sales for actual concert evenings or the website

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