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Adagietto

Definition of the adjective Adagietto

What does Adagietto mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. [music] describing a passage having this mark

Definition of the adverb Adagietto

What does Adagietto mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?

adverb

  1. [music] more lighthearted than adagio

Definition of the noun Adagietto

What does Adagietto mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [music] A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played more lighthearted than adagio
  2. [music] A passage having this mark

Music

  1. "Adagietto" is a composition.
  2. "Adagietto" is a musical album of Gustav Mahler.
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Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Music (2005)

Adagissimo, Adagietto, Adagio (Italian) : Slow, although adagietto is generally less slower than adagio which is less slow than adagissimo Adamo : Nigerian talking drum Adaptive delta modulation (ADM) : A variation of delta modulation in ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Music (2013)

by Michael Kennedy, Tim Rutherford-Johnson, Joyce Kennedy

adagietto A short adagio composition. A famous example is the adagietto for str and hp, the 4th movt of Mahler's Sym.

Google previewThe Hal Leonard Pocket Music Dictionary (1993)

by Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

adagietto ...

Google previewHandbook of Music and Biographical Dictionary (1911)

Containing Concise Sketches of Over 2000 Prominent Composers and Explanations of More Than 3000 Musical Terms

Adagietto (It.) A short adagio ; a movement somewhat less slow than adagio. Adagio (It.) Slow. Also a name given to a movement writ... ten in that time. Adagio assai, Adagio di molto (It.) Very slowly. 22 cantabile (It.) Very slow and sustained, ...

Google previewBuck's New and Complete Dictionary of Musical Terms (1873)

by Dudley Buck

Adagietto. (Ita.) Somewhat adagio. l/ Adagio. (Ita.) The second degree, from slow to quick ; noting a performance not only slow, but ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Musical Terms (1884)

To which is Prefixed an Introduction to the Elements of Music by Frederick Niecks

Adagietto (It.). (1) A short adagio. (2) A movement somewhat less slow than adagio. Adagio (It.). Slow. This term indicates a movement quicker than largo and ...

Google previewModern Music and Musicians: The great composers, part 2. Critical and biographical sketches on modern music ; Pronouncing dictionary of musical terms ; Biographical dictionary of musicians (1918)

Adagietto (It.) (a-da-jee-et-to). Diminutive of Adagio; not so slow as Adagio. Adagio (It) (a-da'-jee-o). Slowly; also a name given to a movement written in that time.

Google previewThe NPR Listener's Encyclopedia of Classical Music (2006)

by Theodore Libbey

Mahler from the funereal weight and violence of the first two movements, through the dreamlike digressions of the Scherzo and the yearning of the well-known Adagietto, to the almost giddy optimism of the finale €r — is intensely subjective ...

Google previewA New Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1888)

With Synonymes and Copious Tables ... by Joseph Emerson Worcester

Adagietto (ä-dā-jët'tö). slower than adagio. Adagio (ä-dā'jö). Very slow ; at ease; ...

Google previewWorcester's academic dictionary (1910)

a new etymological dictionary of the English language by Joseph Emerson Worcester

Adagietto (a-da-jet'to).

Google previewThe Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music (2004)

by Michael Kennedy, Joyce Bourne

adagietto (It.). (1) Slow, but less so than adagio. (2) A short adagio comp. A famous example is the adagietto for str. and hp.

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Adagietto Meaning

Video shows what adagietto means. A tempo mark directing that a passage is to be played more lighthearted than adagio.. A passage having this mark..

Scrabble value of A1D2A1G2I1E1T1T1O1

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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