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Flashcards in performance directions (Italian grade 1-5 part 3 Deck (25):
1

ben, bene

well, very

2

bis

twice, indicating the repetition of a short passage

3

bravura

skill, brilliance (con bravura: in a brilliant style)

4

brillante, brillant (F)

brilliant

5

brio

vigour, animation (brioso, con brio: with vigour)

6

calando

getting softer, dying away (and usually slowing down)

7

calmato, calme (F)

calm, tranquil

8

cantabile

in singing style

9

da

from

10

da capo, D.C.

from the beginning

11

dal segno, D.S.

from the sign

12

egal (F), eguale (I)

equal

13

energico

energetic

14

espressione

expression

15

facile

easy

16

felice

happy

17

feroce

fierce

18

giojoso

joyful, merry

19

giusto

proper, exact (tempo giusto: in strict time)

20

grandioso

grandly

21

impetuoso

impetuous

22

inquieto

restless

23

in relievo

prominent (lit. 'in relief') a direction to make a melody stand out

24

lent (F) lento

slow (lentement: slowly)

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liberamente, librement (F)

freely