chamber music


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chamber music

n.
Compositions traditionally intended for performance in a private room or small concert hall and written for an instrumental ensemble, such as a trio or quartet, with one player for each part.

chamber music

n
(Classical Music) music for performance by a small group of instrumentalists

cham′ber mu`sic


n.
music suited for performance in a room or a small concert hall and played by a small ensemble.
[1780–90]

chamber music

1. A style of music that first appeared in the fifteenth century, written for performance in a chamber, or room, rather than in a church or theater. Although chamber music has long been a staple of the concert hall, it retains an air of intimacy, with the number of musicians usually limited to eight.
2. Music for a small group of musicians, suitable for playing in small halls.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chamber music - serious music performed by a small group of musicians
classical, classical music, serious music - traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste
Translations
موسيقى تَعْزِفُها فِرْقَةٌ صَغيرَه
komorní hudba
kammermusik
música de cámara
kamarimusiikki
kamarazene
kammermúsík
komorná hudba
kammarmusik
oda müziği

chamber music

nmusica da camera

chamber

(ˈtʃeimbə) noun
1. a room.
2. the place where an assembly (eg Parliament) meets. There were few members left in the chamber.
3. such an assembly. the Upper and Lower Chambers.
4. an enclosed space or cavity eg the part of a gun which holds the bullets. Many pistols have chambers for six bullets.
ˈchambermaid noun
a female servant or hotel worker in charge of bedrooms.
chamber music
music for a small group of players, suitable for a room rather than a large hall.
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