The Music & Art of Rome Tour

10-18 November 2017

Photos

St Cecilia’s Church, Trastevere

The figures of Valerian, St Cecilia & Tiburtius on St Cecilia’s tomb, Trastevere

Saint Cecilia’s effigy, St Cecilia’s Church, Trastevere

Jenny prepares for the St Cecilia concert, Saint Cecilia’s Church, Trastevere

The organ gallery, Santa Maria della Vittoria

Peter at the organ console, Santa Maria della Vittoria

Ecstasy of Saint Teresa by Bernini, Santa Maria della Vittoria

Jenny in the organ loft, Santa Maria della Vittoria

17th century decoration on the organ loft, Santa Maria della Vittoria

Octave spinet in the

Museum of Musical Instruments at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

An early piano enthusiast in the

Museum of Musical Instruments at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

The Zumpe piano in the

Museum of Musical Instruments at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

Discussing the portrait of St Cecilia (see below) with Annalisa Bini, the director of the

Museum of Musical Instruments at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

St Cecilia, Museum of Musical Instruments at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

The falling organ pipes from the St Cecilia portrait,

Museum of Musical Instruments at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia

The Spada Gallery

King David Anon, Spada Gallery

The art of illusion, Borromini’s Galleria Prospettiva at the Palazzo Spada 

The oculus in the Pantheon

Corelli’s tomb in the Pantheon

Palazzo Colonna

Running water, Palazzo Colonna

Palazzo Colonna

The Garden of Eden from a cabinet in the Great Hall, Palazzo Colonna

The Great Hall, Palazzo Colonna

In the Great Hall, Palazzo Colonna

Master of all he surveys, Palazzo Colonna

Trajan’s Column

Masterly analysis of a Caravaggio, Barberini Gallery

Young Sick Bacchus self-portrait by Caravaggio, Borghese Gallery

Intense concentration, Borghese Gallery

Daphne becomes a tree, detail from Apollo and Daphne by Bernini, Borghese Gallery

Self portrait, The Young Bernini, Borghese Gallery

A row of popes, Borghese Gallery

The Holy Family by Salvi, Galleria Doria Pamphilj

Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli

Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli

Olives at Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli

Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli

Reflections in the water, Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli

Concentrating on waterfalls, Tivoli

Walking through Tivoli

Shades of Caspar David Friedrich at the Villa D’Este, Tivoli

Ceiling decoration, the Villa D’Este, Tivoli

Trompe-l’œil at the Villa D’Este, Tivoli

The gardens at the Villa D’Este, Tivoli

The fountains at the Villa D’Este, Tivoli

Peter makes an interesting discovery in the gardens at the Villa D’Este, Tivoli

Palazzo della Cancelleria

With Luca in the Palazzo della Cancelleria

A final group photo at the Villa D’Este, Tivoli