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Con sordino

With mute

1

Dolente

Sad

2

Giocoso

Humorous, jocose

3

Grandioso

Grand, grandiose

4

Largamente

Broadly

5

L'istesso tempo

The same tempo

6

Martellato

Strongly accented, hammered

7

Mesto

Sad, mournful

8

Morendo

Dying, fading away

9

Pesante

Weighty, with emphasis

10

Pizzicato

For stringed instruments: pluck the string instead of bowing

11

Primo, prima

First; the upper part of a duet

12

Quindicesima alta (15ma)

Two octaves higher

13

Risoluto

Resolute

14

Ritenuto, riten.

Suddenly slow, held back

15

Scherzando

Playful

16

Secondo, seconda

Second; second or lower part of a duet

17

Semplice

Simple

18

Sforzando, sf, sfz

A sudden strong accent of a single net or chord

19

Simile

Continue in the same manner as has just been indicated

20

Sonore

Sonorous

21

Sopra

Above

22

Sostenuto

Sustained

23

Sotto voce

Soft, subdued, under the breath

24

Stringendo

Pressing, become faster

25

Subito

Suddenly

26

Tacet

Be silent

27

Tutti

A passage for the ensemble

28

Vivo

Lively

29

Volta

Time (for example, prima Volta, first time; secondary volta, second time)