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All ABRSM Terms 1-5

Attacca Straight to the next section of music
Dolente Sad, mournful
Dolore Grief
Doloroso Sorrowful
Doppio Movimento Twice as fast
Estinto As soft as possible, lifeless
Incalzando Getting quicker
Lacrimoso Sad, mournful
Loco At the normal pitch
Lunga Long
Lusingando Coaxing, sweet and persuasive
Misura Measure
Ohne Without
Piacevole Pleasant
Piangevole Plaintive
Pochettino Rather little
Rinforzando Reinforcing
Segue Go straight on
Smorzando Dying away in tone and speed
Teneramente Tenderly
Tenerezza Tenderness
Tosto Swift
Volante Flying, fast
A tempo At original speed/time
Accelerando Gradually getting faster
Adagio Slowly
Allegretto Fairly Quick
Allegro Moderato Moderately Quick
Andante At a walking pace
Cantabile In a singing style
Crescendo Gradually getting louder
Da Capo From beginning
Dal Segno From the sign
Decrescendo Gradually getting quieter
Dimiuendo Gradually getting quieter
Fine The End
Forte loud
Fortissimo Very loud
Legato Smoothly
Lento Slowly
Mezzo Half
Mezzo Forte Moderately loud
Mezzo piano Moderately quiet
Moderato at a moderate speed
Pianissimo very quiet
Piano quiet
Poco a little
Rallentando guadually getting slower
Ritardando gradually getting slower
Ritenuto held back
Staccato short and detached
A In the style of
Al, Alla To the, in the manner of
Allargando Broadening
Allegro Assai Very Quick
Andantino Slightly faster than andante (or slightly slower)
Assai Very Quick
Con, Col With
Dolce Sweetly and softly
E, Ed And
Espressivo Expressive
Fortepiano Loud then immediately soft
Giocoso Playfully
Grave Very slow and solemn
Gravioso Gracefully
Larghetto Rather Slow
Largo slow and stately
Ma but
Maestroso Majestically
Meno Less
Molto Very, Much
mosso, moto Movement
Non Not
Piu More
Presto Very Fast
Senza Without
Sforzando Forced
Sforzato Forced
Simile In the same way
Sostenuto Sustained
Tenuto Held
Troppo Too much
Voll Full
Vivo Lively and quickly
Ad libitum At choice, i.e. a passage mat be plated freely
Adagietto Rather slow, but faster than adagio
Agitato Agitated
Alla breve With a minim (2/2)
Amore Love
Amoroso Loving
Anima Soul, spirit
Animando Becoming more lively
Animato Animatd, Lively
Ben Well
Brio Vigour
Con anima With feeling
Deciso With determination
Delicato Delicate
Energico Energetic
Forza Force
Largamente Broadly
Leggiero Light, nimble
Marcato Emphatic, accented
Marziale In a military style
Mesto Sad
Pesante Heavy
Prima, Primo First
Prima volta Frist time
Resoluto Bold, strong
Ritmico Rhythmically
Tempo rebato Some freedom of time
Scherzando, Scherzoso Playful, joking
Seconda, Secondo Second
Seconda volta Second time
Semplice Simple, plain
Sempre Always
Stringendo Gradually getting faster
Subito Suddenly
Tanto So much
Tempo comodo At a comfortable speed
Tranquilo Calm
Triste, tristamente Sad, sorrowful
Affettuoso Tenderly
Affrettando Hurrying
Amabile Pleasant
Appasionato Passionately
Calando Dying away
Cantando Singing
Come As, similar to
Come prima As before
Come sopra As above
Facile Easy
Fuoco Fire
Giusto Proper, exact
L'istesso The same
L'istesso tempo At the same speed
Morendo Dying away
Niente Nothing
Nobilmente Nobly
Perdendosi Dying away
Possibile Possible
Quasi As, resembling
Sonoro Resonant, with a rich sound
Sopra Above
Sotto Below
Sotto voce In an undertone
tempo giusto In strict Time
Veloce Swift
Voce Voice
A To, at
Anime animated, lively
Assez Enough
Avec With
Cedez Yield, relax the speed
Douce Sweet
En Dehors Prominent (melody should stand out)
En Pressant Hurrying on
Et And
Legerement Lightly
Lent Slow
Mais But
Modere At a moderate speed
Moins Less
Non Not
Peu Little
Plus More
Presser Hurrying on
Ralentir Slow down
Retenu Held back, slowing a little
Sans Without
Tres Very
Un, une One
Vif Lively
Vite Quick
Aber But
Ausdruck Expression
Bewegt With movement, agitated
Breit Broad, expansive
Ein A, one
Einfach Simple
Etwas Somewhat
Frohlich Cheerful
Immer Always
Langsam Slow
Lebhaft Lively
Massig At a moderate speed
Mit With
Nicht Not
Ohn Without
Ruhig Peaceful
Schnell Fast
Sehr Very
Suss Sweet
Traurig Sad
Und And
Voll Full
Wenig Little
Wieder Again
Zart Tender, delicate
Zu to, too
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