Conducting Quiz 3

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Conducting Quiz 3
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  1. perdendosi
    gradually dying away
  2. petit
    little
  3. peu
    a little
  4. piacere
    at the performer's pleasure
  5. pieno
    full
  6. piu
    more
  7. piu mosso
    more motion; increases the tempo
  8. poco
    little
  9. poco a poco
    little by little
  10. portando la voce
    vocal glissando, sliding smoothly from one note to the next
  11. premier mouvement (1st mouvt.) 
    at the original tempo
  12. presto
    very quick tempo
  13. pult
    desk or stand, referring to the number of stands on a part
  14. rallentando (rall)
    growing slower
  15. retenu
    held back
  16. RH
    right hand

    get it
  17. ritardando (ritard, rit.)
    gradually slowing
  18. ritenuto
    more immediate slowing of tempo
  19. rubato
    expressive flexibility of tempo
  20. ruhig
    quietly, tranquil
  21. sams timbres
    without snares (percussion)
  22. scherzando
    playfully
  23. schmachtend
    languid, languishing
  24. schnell
    quickly, fast
  25. secco, sec
    dry, simple. In percussion: dampen; do not let ring.
  26. seconda volta
    second time
  27. segue
    proceed to next section without pause. Sometimes indicates continuation of a style.
  28. sehr
    very
  29. sempre
    always
  30. senza
    without
  31. senza sordino
    without mute
  32. sforzando, sforato (sf, sfz)
    form of attack; emphasis
  33. simile (sim.)
    in a similar manner
  34. smorzando (smorz)
    dying away
  35. sordino
    mute
  36. con sordino
    with mute
  37. senza sordino
    without mute
  38. sostenuto, sostenendo
    sustained
  39. sotto voce
    "under the voice"; in a soft voice or undertone
  40. soutenu
    sustained
  41. staccato
    separated
  42. stentando, stentato (stent)
    delaying, holding back
  43. stesso movimento or l'istesso tempo
    same tempo
  44. stimme
    voice or voice part
  45. stimmung
    tuning
  46. stringendo (string.)
    quickenening of the tempo
  47. subito (sub)
    immediate, suddently
  48. suivez
    follow. indicates where a soloist may take liberties.
  49. supra
    above. indicates crossing hands in piano music
  50. tacet, tacit
    silent
  51. tempo primo
    at the original tempo
  52. tenuto (ten.)
    sustanined, held back
  53. tranquillo
    calmly, quietly

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