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TERMS RELATED TO SOUND


TermSymbolDefinition
Crescendo( cresc. )Gradually becoming Louder
Decrescendo( decres. ) Gradually becoming Softer
Diminuendo( dim. ) Gradually becoming Softer
Pianissimo( pp ) Very Soft
Piano( p ) Soft
Mezzo piano( mp ) Moderately Soft
Mezzo Forte( mf ) Moderately Loud
Forte( f ) Loud
Fortissimo( ff ) Very Loud