chamber music
(CHAYM-bur MYOO-zik)


[Eng.]


Ensemble instrumental music for up to about ten performers with typically one performer to a part.


SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Chamber music, 20th century:
Bozza: Scherzo for Woodwind Quartet, Op. 48
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 1

Chamber music, Romantic:
Mendelssohn: Piano Trio No. 2 in D minor, Op. 66, I
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 29
Brahms: Piano Quartet in C minor, Op. 60, No. 3, III
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 31
Dvořák: Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 81, IV
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 33

Chamber music, Classical:
Beethoven: Serenade in D major, Op. 8, I
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 2, Track 28

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