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opposite of molto

poco

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allegretto

slightly slower than allegro

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M.S. Mano Sinistra

Left Hand

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mf (mezzo forte)

moderately loud

5

lento

slowly

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pp (pianissimo)

very soft

7

cantabile

in a singing style

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ritenuto (riten. or rit.)

hold back

9

fine

the end

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p (piano)

soft

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8va

octave

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legato

smoothly

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mezzo

half

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pizz

(Pizzicato) means ‘plucked’

15

ritardando (ritard.)

getting gradually slower

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rallentando (rall.)

getting gradually slower

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ff (fortissimo)

very loud

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Septuplet

group of 7 notes

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M.D. Mano Destra

right hand

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diminuendo (dim.)

getting gradually softer

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mederato

moderately

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andante

at a moderate speed

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tempo

speed, time

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mp (mezzo piano)

moderately soft

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crescendo (cresc.)

getting gradually louder

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tempo primao, tempo I

return to original tempo

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poco a poco

little by little

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accerlerando (accel.)

becoming gradually faster

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quasi

as if

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allegro

quick