più

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Definition:

The Italian musical term più means “more,” and is used with other musical commands to increase their effects; più agitato, “more agitated.” Opposite of meno.
 

Also Known As:

  • plus (Fr)
  • mehr (Ger)

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Musical Symbols:

How to Read Piano Music

• Notes of the Piano Keys
• Note-Lengths in U.K. & U.S. English
• Music Rest Lengths
• Memorize the Grand Staff Notes
 

Beginner Musical Symbols

• Measures & Barlines
• Understanding the Key Signature
• How to Read Time Signatures
• Tempo & BPM Symbols
 

Beginner Piano Lessons

• Accidentals & Double-Accidentals
• Comparing Major & Minor
• Piano Chord Types & Symbols
• Diminished Chords & Dissonance
 

♫ Musical Quizzes!

• Identify the Notes of the Keyboard
• Note Length Quiz (U.S. or U.K. English)
• Grand Staff Notes Quiz

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Kraemer, Brandy. "più." ThoughtCo, Jun. 20, 2017, thoughtco.com/piu-definition-2701721. Kraemer, Brandy. (2017, June 20). più. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/piu-definition-2701721 Kraemer, Brandy. "più." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/piu-definition-2701721 (accessed November 24, 2017).