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Definition of the adjective allargando

What does allargando mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. (music) gradually decreasing in tempo and broadening in manner

Definition of the adverb allargando

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

adverb

  1. [music] Decreasing in tempo; getting slower.

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Google previewA Dictionary for the Modern Conductor (2015)

by Emily Freeman Brown

allargando, a slowing or broadening of the tempo. Example: En élargissant, broadening, ...

Google previewBob's Dictionary of Big Words (2016)

by Robert Sungenis

Italian: allargando. allegro, adj. in music: quick and lively, but not as quick as presto. Italian: allegro; Latin: alicer: brisk. alliteration, n. repetition of the same first sound or the same first letter in a group of words or in a line of poetry. allocentric, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Music (2005)

Going on, continuing to get Allargando, allarg : Slowing of tempo , usually with increasing volume; most frequently occurs toward the end of a piece. Allegramente (Italian), Allegrement (French) : Brightly, gaily Allegretto ...

Google previewThe Hal Leonard Pocket Music Dictionary (Music Instruction) (1993)

by Hal Leonard Corp.

allargando (It., ahl-lahr-GAHN-doh): Growing broader and therefore, slower. allegretto (//., ahl-leh-GRET-toh): A light, cheerful, fast tempo; a bit slower than allegro. allegro (//., ahl-LAY-groh): "Cheerful.

Google previewThe American History and Encyclopedia of Music (1908)

by William Lines Hubbard

allargando (äl-lär-gän'-dö) It. part, and n. A widening of the power of expression, as well as the slackening of speed which is commonly indicated by retarando or rallentando. Same as largando. alle (äl'-lë) Ger. adj. and pron.

Google previewElson's Pocket Music Dictionary (1909)

The Important Terms Used in Music with Pronunciation and Concise Definition, Together with the Elements of Notation and a Biographical List of Over Five Hundred Noted Names in Music by Louis Charles Elson

Allargando — Retarding and broadening, gradually or suddenly. Calando — Gradually slower and more subdued. Mancando — Decreasing the time and volume of sound. Meno mossolWith less speed of movement immediately, Meno moto ...

Google previewUniversity Musical Encyclopedia: University dictionary of music and musicians (1912)

by Louis Charles Elson

Allargando. It. Increased volume and dignity with decrease in time. Alia Scozzese . It. Scotch style. Alia Siciliana. It. Sicilian style. Alia Zoppa. It. SYNCOPATED. Allegranti (Maddelena) sang sop. in opera and oratorio from debut, Venice, 1771 to ...

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

by Theodore Libbey

allargando (It.) Becoming broader, therefore slower. allegretto (It., "a little fast") Slightly less fast than allegro; often used in place of allegro in pieces or movements of a lighter ...

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of the Violin (2008)

by Alberto Bachmann, Frederick Herman Martens, Albert Ernest Wier

Allargando (It.). Becoming broader and slower, with increase of tone. Alla. stretta (It.). Increase the time. Allegramente (It.). Gayly, quickly. Allegretto (It.). Moderately fast. Allegro (It.). Fast. Metronome marks are 152 to 184. Often modified by the ...

Google previewA Dictionary for the Modern Singer (2014)

by Matthew Hoch

allargando (It). Broadening. allegretto (It). Less fast than allegro.

Google previewThe American History and Encyclopedia of Music ... (1910)

by Edward Dickinson, George Whitfield Andrews, Arthur Foote, Janet M. Green, Emil Liebling, Josephine Thrall

allargando (al-lar-gan'-do) It. part. and n. A widening of the power of expression, as well as the slackening of speed which is commonly indicated by ritardando or rallentando. Same as largando. alle (al'-le) Ger. adj. and pron.

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