molto allegro

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Definition:

The Italian musical phrase molto allegro is an indication to play in a quick, lively tempo; faster than allegro; lit. “very swift.”
 

BPM of Molto Allegro:

See allegro moderato and allegrissimo.
 

Also Known As:

  • vivace (It)
  • très vite; vif (Fr)
  • lebhaft (Ger)

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Pronunciation: mohl'-toh  al-LAY-groh


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• Beginner Piano Glossary
• German Music Terms
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Tempo Commands:

 ▪ largo
 ▪ rhythm dot
 ▪ (accel.) accelerando
 ▪ vivace
 ▪ tempo giusto
 

Musical Articulation:

 ▪ staccato
 ▪ tie
 ▪ (rfz) rinforzando
 ▪ arpeggiato
 ▪ accentato
 

Volume & Dynamics:

 ▪ (mf) mezzo forte
 ▪ (sfz) sforzando
 ▪ diminuendo
 ▪ al niente