18 terms

Hal Leonard Piano 5 Theory

Set 1
STUDY
PLAY
Accelerando
becoming faster
Allargando
broad ritard
Arabesque
fanciful piano piece
Chromatic
moving by half steps
Dolce
sweetly
Grazioso
gracefully
Leggiero
lightly
Marcato
stressed, accented note
Molto
very
Morendo
fading away
Pesante
heavily
Pitch
highness or lowness of tone
Poco a poco
little by little
Portato
half staccato
Scherzando
playfully
Sforzando
sudden strong accent
Subito
suddenly
Tempo primo
return to first tempo