Synonyms of 'music: Musical expressions and tempo instructions'
accelerandowith increasing speedadagioslowlya movement or piece to be performed slowly agitatoin an agitated mannerallegrettofairly quickly or brisklyallegroquickly, in a brisk, lively manneramorosolovinglyandanteat a moderately slow tempoandantinoslightly faster than andanteanimatoin a lively mannerappassionatoimpassionedassai(in combination) verycalandowith gradually decreasing tone and speedcantabilein a singing stylecon(in combination) withcon affetowith tender emotioncon amorelovinglycon animawith spiritcon briovigorouslycon fuocowith firecon motoquicklycrescendogradual increase in loudnessa gradual increase in loudness or the musical direction or symbol indicating this diminuendogradual decrease in loudnessa gradual decrease in loudness or the musical direction indicating this dolcegently and sweetlydolorosoin a sorrowful mannerenergicoenergeticallyespressivoexpressivelyforteloud or loudlya loud passage in music fortissimovery louda very loud passage in music furiosoin a frantically rushing mannergiocosomerrygravesolemn and slowgraziosogracefullacrimososad and mournfullargoslowly and broadlylarghettoslowly and broadly, but less so than largolegatosmoothly and connectedlyleggierolightlentoslowlymaestosomajesticallymarzialemartialmezzo(in combination) moderatelymoderatoat a moderate tempomolto(in combination) verynon troppo or non tanto(in combination) not too muchnot too much; moderately (Ex.: adagio ma non troppo, slowly but not too much so) pianissimovery quietlypianosoftlypiù(in combination) morepizzicato(in music for stringed instruments) to be plucked with the fingerpoco or un poco(in combination) a littlepomposoin a pompous mannerprestovery fasta movement or passage directed to be played very quickly prestissimofaster than prestoquasi(in combination) almost, as ifrallentandobecoming slowerrubatowith a flexible tempoflexibility of tempo in performance scherzandoin jocular stylescioltofree and easysemplicesimple and unforcedsforzandowith strong initial attacksmorzandodying awaysospirando`sighing', plaintivesostenutoin a smooth and sustained mannersotto voceextremely quietstaccato(of notes) short, clipped, and separatestrascinandostretched outstrepitosonoisystringendowith increasing speedtanto(in combination) too muchtardoslowtroppo(in combination) too muchvivacein a brisk lively mannervolante`flying', fast and light ▷ See music
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