C.d.



[Abbr., colla destra]


Abbreviation used in piano music indicating that a specific passage is to be played by the right hand. C.d. are the initials for the Italian words colla destra (colla means with and destra means right implying the right hand). Colla can also be shortened to col, so col destra would mean the same as colla destra.

See also [Eng.] right hand; [Fr.] main droite; [Ger.] rechte Hand; [It.] mano destra; [It.] colla destra; [It.] col destra; [Abbr.] R.H.; [Abbr.] M.d.; [Abbr.] C.d..

Also [Eng.] left hand; [Fr.] main gauche; [Ger.] linke Hand; [It.] mano sinistra; [It.] mano sinistro; [It.] colla sinistra; [It.] col sinistra; [Abbr.] L.H.; [Abbr.] M.g.; [Abbr.] M.s.; [Abbr.] C.s..


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