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Flashcards in Music Terms 1v1 Deck (44):
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Explain the term: allegro

Lively, fast

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Explain the term: largo

Slow, stately

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Explain the term: adagio

Slow

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Explain the term: allegro assai

Very fast

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Explain the term: andante

At a walking pace

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Explain the term: andantino

Faster or slower than andante

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Explain the term: larghetto

Rather slow

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Explain the term: lento

Slow

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Explain the term: rallentando

Gradually getting slower

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Explain the term: allegretto

Fairly fast

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Explain the term: accel.

Gradually getting faster

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Explain the term: allargando

Getting broader, louder and slower

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Explain the term: moderato

Moderately

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Explain the term: allegro moderato

Moderately fast

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Explain the term: con moto

With movement

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Explain the term: rall.

Gradually getting slower

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Explain the term: presto

Very fast

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Explain the term: ritardando

Gradually getting slower

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Explain the term: mosso, moto

Movement

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Explain the term: meno mosso

Slower

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Explain the term: rit.

Gradually getting slower

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Explain the term: ritenuto

Held back

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Explain the term: tempo

Speed,time

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Explain the term: a tempo

In time

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Explain the term: vivace

Fast, lively

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Explain the term: Vivo

Fast, lively

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Explain the term: accelerando

Gradually getting faster

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Explain the term: alla marcia

In the style of a March

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Explain the term: fine

The end

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Explain the term: cantible

In a singing style

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Explain the term: Da capo

Repeat from the beginning

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Explain the term: expressivo

Expressive

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Explain the term: giocoso

Merry

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Explain the term: dolce

Soft, sweet

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Explain the term: grave

Very slow, solemn

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Explain the term: grazioso

Gracefully

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Explain the term: legato

Smoothly

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Explain the term: maestoso

Majestic

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Explain the term: simile (sim.)

In the same way

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Explain the term: sostenuto

Sustained

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Explain the term: staccato

Detached

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Explain the term: tenuto

Held

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Explain the term: D.C.

Repeat from the beginning

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