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laissez vibrer, l.v.
allow the sound to continue, do not damp; used frequently in harp music, occasionally in piano or percussion. For percussion & electric guitar, "let ring" is more common.
the technique of changing the note (pitch) of a syllable of text while it is being sung
music consisting of two or melodic lines played simultaneously
another term for a double bass, or bass viol
to drag; usually nicht schleppen ("don't drag"), paired with nicht eilen ("don't hurry") in Gustav Mahler's scores
in jazz or rock, a group of three musicians which includes a Hammond organ player and two other instruments, often an electric guitar player and a saxophone player.
doubtful, delaying; i.e., rallentando
smorzando or smorz.
extinguishing or dampening; usually interpreted as a drop in dynamics, and very often in tempo as well