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Offline kyjo

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5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« on: September 13, 2017, 10:26:38 PM »
At the moment, I'd have to go with:

Piano Trio no. 1
Piano Quintet
String Sextet no. 1
String Quintet no. 2
Piano Quartet no. 3

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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #1 on: September 14, 2017, 12:52:13 AM »
Violin Sonata No. 1
Piano Trio No. 1
Piano Quartet No. 1
Piano Quartet No. 3
Piano Quintet

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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #2 on: September 14, 2017, 01:17:01 AM »
Ahhh, spoiled for choice - however :):

String Quartet #3 In B Flat, Op. 67
String Sextet #1 In B Flat, Op. 18
String Sextet #2 In G, Op. 36
Piano Quartet #3 In C Minor, Op. 60, "Werther"
Piano Quintet In F Minor, Op. 34

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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #3 on: September 14, 2017, 10:38:17 AM »
Clarinet quintet
Piano quintet
Piano quartet 3
Cello sonata 1
String quintet 2


Runner-ups:

String sextet 2
String sextet 1
Violin sonata 3
Piano trio 1

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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #4 on: September 14, 2017, 12:55:14 PM »
5 great ones:

Clarinet Quintet
Horn Trio
Piano Trio No. 1
Piano Trio No. 3 (this might be underrated)
Cello Sonata No. 1

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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #5 on: September 14, 2017, 01:14:28 PM »
Hard to choose because of the consistent excellence of Brahms' chamber music. In no particular order,

Clarinet sonata no 1
Cello sonata no 2
Piano quintet
String sextet no 1
Piano trio no 1

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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #6 on: September 16, 2017, 03:15:03 AM »
Violin Sonata 3
String Quartet 3
String Sextet 1
String Quintet 2
Clarinet Trio

Runner-ups: Cello Sonata 1, Violin Sonatas 1 and 2, String Quartets 1 and 2.
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Re: 5 Favorite Brahms Chamber Works
« Reply #7 on: September 16, 2017, 03:40:39 AM »
In order of preference:

Op. 36
Op. 78
Op. 38
Op. 115
Op. 60

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