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  1. The Greatest Composers of Chamber Music (Part 1 of 3)

    by , Apr-13-2011 at 15:01


    Chamber music is a form of classical music, written for a small group of instruments which traditionally could be accommodated in a palace chamber. Most broadly, it includes any art music that is performed by a small number of performers with one performer to a part. The word "chamber" signifies that the music can be performed in a small room, often in a private salon with an intimate atmosphere. ...
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    Classical Music
  2. César Franck (1822 - 1890)

    by , Apr-09-2013 at 10:00 (Pierre's Tuesday Blog)
    En français


    I had originally programmed this post for our Organ and Lent series, but decided to push it off to make room for my Marie-Claire Alain post. Let's call this some bonus organ, shall we...

    According to Britannica online, Belgian-French composer César Franck “was the chief figure in a movement to give French music ...

    Updated Apr-09-2013 at 15:15 by itywltmt

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    Classical Music , Composers , Recorded Music