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fortissimo
American English: /fɔrˈtɪsəˌmoʊ/
British English: /fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ/

Translation of fortissimo in Spanish:

adjective, adverb

  • (Music)
    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

  • (Music)
    fortissimo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • His touch could be warm, deep, full, and broad in the fortes, and not hard even in the fortissimos; and his pianos, always of carrying power, could be as round and transparent as a dewdrop.
    • Very sensitive was his Verschwiegene Nachtigall and Ein Traum was truly a dream of a performance, with a good fortissimo that was only topped by the immense applause that accompanied the end of the first quarter.
    • The sudden fortissimo in the middle section is probably Janacek storming off in another of his enormous huffs.

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