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Largamente

broadly

2

larghetto

rather broadly

3

prestissimo

extremely fast, as fast as possible

4

con moto

with movement

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calando

getting softer and slower

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morendo

dying away

7

forte-piano (fp)

loud then immediately soft

8

sforzando (sf)

a strong accent

9

agitato

with agitation

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attacca

go on at once

11

animato

with animation

12

tranquillo

calmly

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con anima

with feeling

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con brio

with spirit

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con grazia

with grace

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con forza

with force

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dolce

soft and sweet

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risoluto

with resolution

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ben marcato

well marked

20

main droite M.D.

right hand

21

main gauche M.G.

left hand

22

une corda

with the soft pedal (literally, with one string)

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tre corde

release the soft pedal, (literally, with three strings)

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ad libitum

at pleasure, quite freely

25

8va

an octave higher

26

loco

at the normal pitch (generally after playing an octave higher)

27

opus

a work or group of works

28

M.M.

Maelzal's metronome

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What is the range of soprano

12 notes middle C up to G an octave above

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What is the range of alto

11 notes G below middle C up to C above middle C