24-28 Jan. Organized by the French Academy in Rome, this contemporary music festival is at its third edition. The programme of this as of previous editions highlights the ties between French and Italian contemporary composers.
This year the festival pays tribute to composer Fausto Romitelli (1963-2004) whose research connected tonal harmonies with expressions of psychedelic rock. Important musicians and ensembles feature, including the Ensemble Intercontemporain Controtempo, Garth Knox, the Itin