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Musical Terminology: Matching Musical-Terminology-Matching

Use the following words: Name: _______________________
_____ A capella 1) a note played very short and quickly
 
_____ Accelerando 2) The speed at which a piece is played
 
_____ Allegretto 3) to get gradually louder
 
_____ Agitato 4) quick lively and bright tempo
 
_____ Adagio 5) Very soft
 
_____ Allegro 6) moderate pace tempo
 
_____ Andante 7) Loud
 
_____ Crescendo 8) Walking speed tempo
 
_____ Decrescendo 9) getting quicker
 
_____ Forte 10) Unaccompanied voice(s)
 
_____ Fortisimo 11) Agitated or played with excitement
 
_____ Largo 12) Very slow tempo
 
_____ Moderato 13) to get gradually softer
 
_____ Pianissimo 14) slow tempo but not as slow as Largo
 
_____ Staccato 15) Very loud
 
_____ Tempo 16) moderately quick tempo but not as quick as Allegro