What is the symbol for diminuendo?
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How do you write diminuendo?
Diminuendo, which tells the player or singer to play or sing softer, can be notated in the sheet music in a few ways. It can be shown by writing ‘dim. ‘ or the ‘>’ sign under the section where this change in loudness should occur. Some call the ‘>’ symbol a hairpin, because of its resemblance to the object.
What is the musical symbol for decrescendo or diminuendo?
decrescendo (abbreviated to decresc.) translates as “decreasing”. diminuendo (abbreviated dim.)