The Program

  • Tarquinio Merula
    Arcangelo Corelli
    Antonio Vivaldi
  • Tarquinio Merula
    Arcangelo Corelli
    Antonio Vivaldi
  • Max Bruch
    Johannes Brahms
  • Johannes Brahms
  • Ludwig Van Beethoven
    Camille Saint Saens

Season 2017

Founded and directed by American violinist Robert McDuffie, the Rome Chamber Music Festival is one of Rome’s most anticipated cultural events. The festival celebrates its fourteenth season in 2017 with a spectacular new program that includes classical and contemporary chamber music masterpieces, from baroque to bluegrass, played by internationally known artists and rising stars selected through the De Simone Young Artist Program. The festival also features master classes and open rehearsals during the day, beginning June 2 at Palazzo Barberini and Domus Romana. Evening concerts take place June 4 through June 8 (concert on June 4 will be an invitation-only event).




The Rome Chamber Music Festival’s first themed season from June 2- 8, 2017


The Rome Chamber Music Festival celebrates its fourteenth season in 2017 with a sold out opening concert on June 4. Tickets are still available for the concerts from June 5 to June…

Power of Classical Music: Robert McDuffie meets Roman teenagers in the auditorium of the historical Liceo Visconti


Rome, March 29 2017 – Robert McDuffie grammy nominated violinist , founder and artistic director of the Rome Chamber Music Festival will perform in the “Aula Magna” of the LIceo…

What a Night! RCMF’s benefit concert in NYC has been a great success


The New York studio of famous contemporary artist Caio Fonseca, was the location for the 2017 Rome Chamber Music Festival’s benefit concert, in support of the De Simone Young Artist…


Palazzo Barberini

After the Italian State bought it in 1949, Palazzo Barberini has been open to the public and home to the National Gallery of Antique Art since 1953. The year 2013 marks the 60th anniversary…