Let Ottorino Respighi play music for you while you read
Respighi (1879-1936) is famous for the first two pieces below. I now discovered that he is the quintessential Roman composer, who has written other compositions. They can be played while you look at Rome - by minimizing your browser. - The video connected with the Fountains of Rome is also worth seeing.
The Fountains of Rome includes a video of Rome, (10 min)
Pines of Rome (Part 1) Part 2, Part 3, Part 4
Concert for Cello and Orchestra, Adagio con Variazione, Part 1 (1920)
Concert for Cello and Orchestra, Adagio con Variazione, Part 2. (1920)
String Quartet D-Major, (28 min)