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  1. a peine entendu
    barely heard
  2. affectueux
    affecionate
  3. allant
    andante, going, continuing
  4. alto
    low female voice
  5. anime
    animated
  6. assez vite
    rather fast
  7. au mouvement
    with movement
  8. encore plus lent
    repeat slower
  9. le double plus lent
    twise slower
  10. leger
    lightly swiftly
  11. lent
    slow
  12. marque
    marcato
  13. moderement anime
    moderately animated
  14. pas trop lent
    not too slow
  15. pressez
    press
  16. ralentir
    to slow down
  17. ralentissant
    sowing
  18. retenu
    held back
  19. reveusement
    dreamlike
  20. sans trainer
    without trainer
  21. temps
    beats
  22. tres retenu
    very heldback
  23. triste
    sad
  24. un peu lent
    a little slower
  25. vif
    lively, fast
  26. vite
    fast
  27. anmutig
    graceful
  28. allmahlich
    gradually
  29. belebt
    lively, animated
  30. beruhigend
    calm
  31. beschleunigend
    accelerando
  32. bewegt, bewegter
    aggitated
  33. drangend
    pressing on, quickining
  34. eilend
    hurrying
  35. einfach
    simple
  36. ermattend
    tiring, weakening
  37. feierlich
    solemn
  38. fliessend
    flowing
  39. gemachlich
    comfortable, slow
  40. gesangvoll
    songlike
  41. heftig
    violent
  42. im ersten Zeitmass
    in the first tempo
  43. im Takt
    in tempo
  44. innig
    heartfelt
  45. kiagend
    plaintive
  46. kraftig
    strong
  47. langsam
    slow
  48. laut
    loud
  49. lebhaft
    lively
  50. leicht
    light
  51. leidenschaftlich
    passionately
  52. massig
    moderate
  53. munter
    lively, merry
  54. nicht eilen
    not rushing
  55. nicht schleppend
    not slow
  56. nicht zu schnell
    not too quick
  57. plotzlich
    suddenly
  58. rasch
    quickly
  59. ruhig
    calm, peaceful
  60. sanft
    soft
  61. schnell
    fast
  62. schwach
    weak, soft
  63. schwungvoll
    lively
  64. so schnell wie moglich
    as fast as possible
  65. steigern
    intensify, increase
  66. sterbend
    dying away
  67. verloschend
    dying away
  68. zart, zartlich
    soft
  69. Zeitmass
    tempo
  70. zogernd
    hesitate
  71. zu
    to, for
  72. zuruckhalten
    to hold back
  73. affettuoso
    affectionate
  74. affrettando
    hurrying
  75. allargando
    broadening, becoming slower
  76. allegretto
    slower than allegro
  77. allegro non tanto
    not too fast
  78. amabile
    lovable
  79. amoroso
    with love
  80. andantino
    slower than andante
  81. animato
    animated
  82. calando
    decreasing in loudness
  83. campane
    tubular
  84. cantabile
    songlike
  85. comodo
    comfartable
  86. con brio
    with spirit
  87. con calore
    with heat, animation
  88. dolce
    sweet
  89. dolente
    sad
  90. doppio movimento
    twice faster
  91. estinto
    barely heard
  92. giocoso
    humourous
  93. gioioso
    merry
  94. grazioso
    graceful
  95. larghetto
    slightly slower than largo
  96. leggiero
    fast, swiftly
  97. liberamente
    freely
  98. lontano
    distant
  99. lusingando
    flattering, coaxing
  100. mesto
    sad
  101. morendo
    dying
  102. mormorando
    whispering, murmer
  103. parlando
    spoken rather than sung
  104. perdendosi
    dying away
  105. pesante
    heavy
  106. Piacevole
    pleasing
  107. rallentando
    slowing down
  108. rinforzando
    make stronger (louder)
  109. risoluto
    energetic, resolute
  110. Ritenuto
    held back, slow down
  111. scherzando
    playful
  112. sciolto
    free
  113. scorrevole
    flowing
  114. semplice
    simple
  115. sostenuto
    sostained
  116. stretto
    a conclusion to a peice usually in faster tempo
  117. stringendo
    becoming faster
  118. subito
    sudden
  119. tempo giusto
    regular tempo
  120. tempo primo
    original tempo
  121. teneramente
    tenderly
  122. tenuto
    sustained
  123. veloce
    fast
  124. volante
  125. accord
    a chord
  126. agrements
    ornaments
  127. assez
    rather, sufficiently
  128. bas
    loud music in middle ages
  129. bis
    repeat the passage (lat) encore
  130. cedez
    slow down
  131. clavecin
    harpsichord
  132. cor anglais
    english horn
  133. cor
    horn
  134. cuivre
    brass instrument player
  135. doux
    sweet, soft
  136. douleureux
    painful, sorrowful
  137. en dehors
    standing out
  138. etouffe
    muted
  139. etude
    study
  140. haut
    high
  141. hautbois
    oboe
  142. laissez vibrer
    allow to sound, do not damp
  143. main gauche
    left hand
  144. main droite
    right hand
  145. moins
    less
  146. morceau
    composition
  147. otez les sourdines
    remove the mutes
  148. peu a peu
    little by little
  149. plus
    more
  150. Quatuor
    Quartet
  151. revenez au premier mouvement
    return to first movement
  152. sec
    dry, staccato
  153. sourdine
    mute
  154. tres
    very
  155. tres vif
    very fast
  156. trop
    too much
  157. un peu
    a little
  158. unis
    together after a divided sectiong
  159. voile
    subdued (vailed)
  160. voix
    voice
  161. Achtelnote
    eighth note
  162. Accord
    chord
  163. am Steg
    bow at the bridge
  164. ausserst langsam
    extreamly slow
  165. Bearbeitung
    arrangment, transcription'
  166. Blaser
    wind instrument
  167. Bratsche
    Viola
  168. breit
    broad (largo)
  169. Buhne
    Stage
  170. Dampfer weg
    mute off
  171. doppelt
    twise
  172. doppelt so schnell
    twise as fast
  173. dur
    major
  174. etwas
    somewhat
  175. feuerig
    fiery
  176. Frauenchor
    women's choire
  177. gedampft
    muted
  178. Geige
    violin
  179. Gemischte Stimmen
    Mixed Voices
  180. Hauptstimme
    the principal, leading part
  181. hervortretend
    brought out, prominent
  182. im Takt
    in strict tempo
  183. immer
    always, continuously
  184. Kleine Flote
    First Flute
  185. klingt wie notiert
    pitch sounds as notated
  186. linke Hand
    left hand
  187. Luftpause
    breathing pause
  188. mit Dampfer
    with mute
  189. nimmt Flote
    take up (piccalo)
  190. ohne
    without
  191. Pauken
    Kattledrum
  192. Saiten
    string
  193. Satz
    movement, part, phrase
  194. Schallplatte
    phonograph record
  195. sehr
    Very
  196. sehr rasch
    very fast
  197. Standchen
    Serenade
  198. Streicher
    Bow
  199. Stuck
    composition
  200. Terzett
    vocal work for 3 voices
  201. Trauermusik
    Funeral Music
  202. traumerisch
    dreamy
  203. Ubungen
    etude
  204. Urtext
    text in the original state
  205. Volkslied
    flok song
  206. Vorspiel
    prelude, overture
  207. ein wenig
    a little
  208. weniger
    less
  209. ziemlich
    rather
  210. ziemlich langsam
    rather slow
  211. a due
    played by both players
  212. a tre voci
    3 voices
  213. ad libitum
    at apleasure of the performer
  214. al segno
    at sign
  215. appena
    scarcely
  216. archi
    to bow
  217. assai
    very much
  218. attacca
    to attack (play imidiately)
  219. col legno
    with the bow (wood)
  220. come prima
    first part
  221. come sopra
    second part
  222. con fuoco
    with fire
  223. con sordino
    with mute
  224. corno, corni
    horn
  225. coro
    chorus
  226. dal segno
    from sign D.S.
  227. di molto
    very
  228. e poi la coda
    and than the coda
  229. fagotto
    bassoon
  230. gran cassa
    bass drum
  231. ma non troppo
    not too much
  232. maggiore
    Major
  233. mano destra
    Right Hand
  234. mano sinistra
    Left Hand
  235. meno mosso
    slower
  236. mosso
    moved, agitated
  237. muta in D
    tune to D (timpani)
  238. ossia
    alternative version of the passage
  239. piatti
    Cymbals
  240. piu
    more
  241. piu mosso
    little faster
  242. pochissimo
    little
  243. poco
    little
  244. prima volta
    first repeat
  245. quasi
    almost like
  246. segue l'aria
    follow without interaptions
  247. sempre
    always,
  248. senza
    without
  249. senza sordino
    without mute
  250. simile
    in same maner
  251. sul G
    on G (string)
  252. sul ponticello
    at the bridge (to bow)
  253. tacet
    Silent (long parts of rest in chamber music)
  254. tema
    theme
  255. tromba
    Trumpet
  256. tutti
    Orchestra Passage (in concerto)
  257. una corda
    soft pedal
  258. ut supra
    as before
  259. volti subito
    turn quickly (page)

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