chamber orchestra

noun
|Updated on: 25 Jul 2018

Definition of chamber orchestra

: a small orchestra usually with one player for each part

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First Known Use of chamber orchestra

1880

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CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of chamber orchestra for English Language Learners

  • : a small group of musicians who play classical music together


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