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chamber orchestra

n
(Classical Music) a small orchestra consisting of about 25 players, used for the authentic performance of baroque and early classical music as well as modern music written specifically for a small orchestra

cham′ber or`chestra


n.
a small orchestra commonly of about 25 players.
[1925–30]
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Noun1.chamber orchestra - small orchestra; usually plays classical music
orchestra - a musical organization consisting of a group of instrumentalists including string players
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