Musical Dictionary: Tempo

Tempo Simply:  Rate of speed of the piece of music More:  Tempo is written at the beginning of a piece of music. In modern music this is noted as bpm (beats per minute). In classical music there are terms such as Allegro, Allegretto, Andante, etc., originally written in italian, used […]

Musical Dictionary: Allegretto

Allegretto Simply:  Tempo that is moderately fast (but less than Allegro) More:  As we have already seen tempo in classical music is described in terms originating in italian. Here we see the term Allegretto which is generally marked in modern terms by an average of 110 – 120 bpm (beats […]