sforzando
I. adjective or adverb Etymology: Italian, verbal of sforzare to force Date: circa 1801 played with prominent stress or accent — used as a direction in music II. noun (plural -dos or sforzandi) Date: 1890 an accented tone or chord

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  • sforzando — ● sforzando adverbe (italien sforzando, en renforçant) Terme d interprétation musicale qui indique un court renforcement. (Abréviation : Sf.) ⇒SFORZANDO, adv. MUS. En renforçant brusquement l intensité sur une ou plusieurs notes (abrév. sf.,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sforzando — SFORZÁNDO adv. (Indică modul de executare a unei bucăţi muzicale) Făcând să iasă în evidenţă, prin accentuare, un anumit sunet; forţat. [pr.: sforţándo] – cuv. it. Trimis de LauraGellner, 22.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  SFORZÁNDO adv. (muz.) sforzato …   Dicționar Român

  • Sforzando — may refer to: * Sforzando , used in musical notation as an instruction to play a note with sudden, strong emphasis (Italian, literally forced ). See: Dynamics (music) *Sforzando (band), a pirate orchestra from Melbourne, Australia; they are named …   Wikipedia

  • Sforzando — Sfor*zan do, Sforzato Sfor*za to, a. [It. sforzando, p. pr., and sforzato, p. p. of sforzare to force.] (Mus.) Forcing or forced; a direction placed over a note, to signify that it must be executed with peculiar emphasis and force; marked fz (an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sforzando — 1801, from It. sforzando, gerundive of sforza “to force.” …   Etymology dictionary

  • sforzando — [sfôr tsän′dō] [also in italics] Music adj., adv. [It < sforzare, to force: s (< L ex , intens.) + VL * fortiare < fortia, FORCE] with sudden force or emphasis: a musical direction n. pl. sforzandos a sforzando note or chord …   English World dictionary

  • Sforzando — (Sforzandato. ital.), so v.w. plötzlich stark, verstärkt. Dieses Wort kommt in der Notenschrift blos abbrevirt, so: Sf od. Sfz., vor u. gilt blos für eine Note …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Sforzando — Sforzando, ital., verstärkt …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • sforzando — ит. [сфорца/ндо] sforzato [сфорца/то] внезапное ударение на каком либо звуке или аккорде …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • sforzando — adv. [Música] Reforçando.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra italiana …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • sforzando — sfor|zạn|do 〈Mus.; Abk.: sf; 〉 mit starkem Ton, betont, akzentuiert (zu spielen); oV forzando, forzato, sforzato [<ital. sforzando „zwingend“, sforzato „gezwungen“] * * * sfor|zạn|do <Adv.> [ital. sforzando, zu: sforzare, ↑ sforzato]… …   Universal-Lexikon

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