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Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
The Italian musical phrase "a tempo di menuetto" affects rhythm and tempo. The actual Italian term for minuet is "minuetto," but German composers likely ...
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Tempo - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Tempo
... a musician. Learn the meaning of tempo, and see how it's marked in piano sheet music. ... Tempo terms (often in Italian): Adagio is around 76 BPM. The plural ...
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Al Coda - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of al Coda
The Italian musical phrase al coda (literally “to the tail”) is an indication to skip forward to the next coda sign. Al coda may be written alone; over a coda sign, or in ...
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Rubato - Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
Definition: The Italian musical command rubato, which literally means “robbed,” indicates that the performer may take liberties with the articulation, dynamics, ...
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Legato - Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
Definition: A legato creates a smooth, slurred effect on notes, leaving no audible spaces between them. The symbol for legato is a curved line written above or ...
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Italian Musical Terms: Allegro - Piano - About.com
The Italian musical term allegro is an indication to play in a quick, lively tempo. ... Allegro is frequently paired with other musical commands in the titles of musical ...
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Fortississimo (fff) - Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
The Italian musical term. ... Fortississimo is seen as fff in piano music. Image Brandy Kraemer. Definition: Fortississimo is an indication to play as loudly as ...
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Animato - Italian Musical Terms - Meaning of Animato - Piano
The musical term animato affects the mood and execution of a song. Learn the meaning of the Italian musical term "animato," and see how it affects piano music.
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Maestoso - Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
Definition: The Italian musical term maestoso is an indication to play “majestically ”; to perform with grand, dignified expression. Also Known As: majestueux ...
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Fortissimo (ff) - Italian Musical Terms - Piano - About.com
The Italian musical term. ... Fortissimo is seen as ff in piano music. Image Brandy Kraemer. Definition: Fortissimo is an indication to play very loudly; louder  ...
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