allentando
(Al-len-TAHN-doe)


[It.]


Slowing down.


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SUGGESTED LISTENING EXAMPLES:

Smetana: The Moldau (ending)
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 43
Chopin: Prelude in E minor, Op. 28, No. 4
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 16
Puccini: Gianni Schicci, "O mio babbino caro"
W. W. Norton - 4-CD Musical Example Bank -- Disc 1, Track 53

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