5 Music Terms of The Day


Largamente - Broadly.

Marcato - Emphasized, heavily accented.

Nonharmonic tones - A designation for tones outside the harmonic structure of the chord. Two frequently used examples are the passing tone and the appoggiatura.  

Orchestra - A large group of musicians made up of string, brass, woodwind, and percussion instruments.

Perfect - A term used to label fourth, fifth, and octave intervals. It corresponds to the major, as given to seconds, thirds, sixths, and sevenths. 

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