Chamber Music

Scores that were published during O’Neill’s lifetime are now out of copyright and can be downloaded here for free.

For new editions created from manuscripts, please click here for RCM Editions.

Downloadable scores are marked in bold, italics and underlined.


Please click here for a list of manuscripts held in the collections of the Royal College of Music, which include many unpublished orchestral scores as well as further songs, chamber music and piano music by Norman O’Neill. Please see the Manuscript numbers MS 4351–MS 4 433 and MSS 7334–74.

They can be made available to scholars and other interested parties by the RCM Library.

Chamber Music

Theme and Variations on 'Pretty Polly Oliver' for piano, violin and cello, 1895 (Please see RCM Editions)

Cello and Piano Sonata, 1896

Scherzo and Romance for piano and violin, 1897

Piano Trio in A minor for piano, violin and cello, 1900 (Please see RCM Editions)

Piano Quintet for strings and piano, 1902-3 (Please see RCM Editions)

Trio in F, Op.32 for violin, cello and piano, 1909 B. Schott’s Söhne

Download parts: [Piano] [Violin] [Cello]

Berceuse for violin and piano, 1909 B. Schott’s Söhne

String Quartet in C major, 1909 (Please see RCM Editions)

Scherzo for string quartet

Two Pieces for violin and piano, 1921 B. Schott’s Söhne

i. Celtic Legend

ii. Nocturne

Running Water for piano quintet, also for piano, 1922

Biddy I'm not Jesting  for quintet, 1922

Valse Gracieuse for quintet, 1922

Soliloquy for double bass and piano, 1922

Rondo for violin and piano, arr. Norman O’Neill; 1931 B. Schott’s Söhne

Deux Gavottes for violin and piano, arr. by Norman O’Neill; 1931 B. Schott’s Söhne Mainz

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