music

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snoopy0227
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music
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2012-10-01 21:42:28
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  1. Music
    organized sound
  2. noise
    random sound
  3. pitch
    speed of the vibration 
  4. duration
    amount of time from beginning to end of the particular sound
  5. volume
    loudness of the sound
  6. timbre 
    the specific balance of overtones contained in a sound
  7. melody 
    a sequence of single pitches
  8. harmony
    a sequence of chords
  9. Rhythm
    A sequence of durations
  10. Tempo
    Speed of beat
  11. Dynamics
    Loudness or softness of the music
  12. Timbre
    Quality or color of the sound 
  13. grave
    very slow
  14. largo
    broadly , very slow 
  15. lento
    slow
  16. adagio
    slow
  17. andante
    a little slow, a walking pace
  18. Moderato
    moderately
  19. allegro
    fast, brightly
  20. Vivace
    very fast
  21. presto
    as fast as possible
  22. Molto
    a lot, much
  23. poco
    a little
  24. piu
    more
  25. meno
    less
  26. assai
    as much as possible
  27. accelerando
    gradually get faster
  28. ritardando
    gradually get slower
  29. a tempo
    resume the former tempo
  30. non troppo
    not too much 
  31. fortissimo
    very loud
  32. forte
    loud
  33. mezzoforte
    medium loud
  34. mezzopiano
    medium soft
  35. piano
    soft
  36. pianissimo
    very soft
  37. crecendo
    gradually get louder
  38. diminuendo
    gradually get softer
  39. sforzando
    accented

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