[Abbr., left hand] - [It.]

Abbreviation used in piano music indicating that a specific passage is to be played by the left hand. M.s. are the initials for the Italian words mano sinistra and mano sinistro (mano means hand and sinistra and sinistro mean left).

See 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..

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..

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