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Tempo

The speed of the music

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Adagio

Slow

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Allegretto

Fairly fast

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Allegro

Fast

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Articulation

How each note is played

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Staccato

Detached

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Legato

Smoothly

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Accented

With more emphasis

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Slurred

Smoothly play different notes

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Tied (looks the same as a slur)

Adding two of the same note together

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Tenuto (looks the same as legato)

Slight emphasis on the note

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Dynamics

The volume of the music

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Piano

Quiet

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Forte

Loud

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Mezzo forte

Quite loud

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Mezzo piano

Quite quiet

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Pianissimo

Very quiet

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Fortissimo

Very loud

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Diminuendo

Gradually getting quieter

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Crescendo

Gradually getting louder