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fortissimo

Pronunciation: /fɔːrˈtɪsɪməʊ; fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ/

Translation of fortissimo in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo, adverb/adverbio

  • [Music/Música] fortissimo
    Example sentences
    • Polk's coloration, her contrasts between pianissimo and fortissimo moments, are similar to Sviatoslav Richter's rendition of César Franck's Piano Quintet.
    • Mendelssohn uses the 6/8 time to introduce a theme which is not Scottish at all and finishes fortissimo.
    • The D minor fortissimo outburst at letter C always reminds me of Moses on the Mount admonishing Aaron and the sinners below.

noun/nombre

  • [Music/Música] fortissimo (masculine)

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