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Music tempo terminology

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timemula's version from 2017-08-28 18:08

Section 1

Question Answer
LargoVery broad and slow
LarghettoNot quite as slow as Largo
LentoVery slow
AdagioSlow
AndanteLiterally 'walking', a medium slow tempo
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Section 2

Question Answer
ModeratoModerate, or medium
AllegrettoNot as fast as Allegro
AllegroFast
Vivo, or VivaceLively and brisk
PrestoVery fast
PrestissimoVery, very fast
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Section 3

Question Answer
Largo40-49
Adagio50-59
Andante60-79
Moderato80-99
Allegretto100-119
Allegro120-159
Presto160-179
Prestissimo180-200
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