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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.[1]
melisma
the technique of changing the note (pitch) of a syllable of text while it is being sung
counterpoint
music consisting of two or melodic lines played simultaneously
contrabass
another term for a double bass, or bass viol
schleppen
to drag; usually nicht schleppen ("don't drag"), paired with nicht eilen ("don't hurry") in Gustav Mahler's scores
vittorioso
victoriously
organ trio
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.
zögernd
doubtful, delaying; i.e., rallentando
schnell
fast
smorzando or smorz.
extinguishing or dampening; usually interpreted as a drop in dynamics, and very often in tempo as well
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