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shaking; i.e., a rapid repetition of the same note, or an alternation between two or more notes (often an octave on the piano). String players perform tremolo with the bow by rapidly moving the bow while the arm is tense. It can also be intended (inaccurately) to refer to vibrato, which is a slight undulation in pitch. It is notated by a strong diagonal bar across the note stem, or a detached bar for a set of notes (or stemless notes).
an opera consisting of "numbers," e.g. arias, intermixed with recitative
tempo di valse
a verse of a song
tones sounding simultaneously are said to be dissonant if they produce an unpleasant effect; among intervals seconds and sevenths are dissonant
sign, usually Dal Segno (see above) "from the sign", indicating a return to the point marked by
tre c, de , tc
three strings; i.e., release the soft pedal of the piano (see una corda)