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tempo

speed, time

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legato

smoothly

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piangevole

in the style of a lament

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espressivo, espress or espr

expressive

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retenu

held back (en retenant - hold back)

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too much

troppo

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slightly slower than allegro

allegretto

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semibreve

Another name for whole note

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tenuto

held

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dolce

sweetly

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as, similar to (come prima - as before, come sopra - as above)

come

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loud then immediately soft

fp (fortepiano)

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Pizzicato (pizz.)

Terms used for string instrumentspluck the string with a finger

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pp (pianissimo)

very soft

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in the same way

simile (sim.)

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misura

measure (senza misura - in free time)

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repeat from the sign

dal segno

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appassionato

with passion

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a

at, to, by, for, in, in the style of

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f (forte)

loud

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swift, rapid

tosto

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but

ma, mais (french)

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exact

giusto 

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time (prima volta - first time; seconda volta- - second time)

volta

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seconda, secondo

second

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heavy

pesante

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getting gradually faster

stringendo

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mano destra (m.d.)

Terms used for pianoright hand

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light

légèrement

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measure

misura