noun, plural cha·connes [sha-kawnz, -konz, shah-; French sha-kawn]. /ʃæˈkɔnz, -ˈkɒnz, ʃɑ-; French ʃaˈkɔn/.
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It is almost a sacrilege to hear a little girl venturing to approach the Chaconne.The Devourers|Annie Vivanti Chartres
"Write me the music of a chaconne, Monsieur Gluek," said the god of dancing.
He has given the greatest performance of the celebrated Bach chaconne ever heard in America.Famous Violinists of To-day and Yesterday|Henry C. Lahee
Do you think the Greeks, whose manners we are endeavoring to depict, knew what a chaconne was?
It is quite remarkable that some pages of this work, such as the superb chaconne at the end, have a character quite Handelian.Handel|Romain Rolland