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What is the abbreviation for piano?


pt. Piano (pianoforte, Klavier, fortepiano) pf. pt.

What is the abbreviation for violin?


Abbreviation English
vl rip violin ripieno
vl solo solo violin part (but not for concertos)
vla viola
a-vla alto viola

What is the abbreviation for guitar?

Instrumentation abbreviations

Name abbreviations
Guitar gui
Harmonium harmonium
Harp hrp
Harpsichord hpd

What does FF mean in piano?


f. forte (loud) ff. fortissimo (very loud)

What is the abbreviation for clarinet?


Clarinet (C., Cl. or Clt.) Bass Clarinet (B. Cl.) Bassoon (Bsn.)

What does CB mean in music?

General Abbreviations

A alto, contralto [voice]
carn. Carnival
cb contrabass [instrument]
CBC Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
CBE Commander of the Order of the British Empire

What does CBS mean instrument?

COMFORT Behavior Scale instrument: validity and reliability test for critically ill pediatric patients in Indonesia – PMC. An official website of the United States government. Here’s how you know. The . gov means it’s official.

What does ACEG mean?

ACEG. All Cows Eat Grass (mnemonic for bass clef spaces)

What instrument is fl?

Flauto or Flauto grande (Fl. or Fl. gr.) Oboe (Ob.) Corno inglese (C.

What is piano terminology?

Piano (p) – this is a step up from pianissimo, playing just a tad louder, but still soft. Mezzo Piano (mp) – this is a little bit louder than piano, Mezzo Forte (mf) – this is translated as “medium-loud” so louder than Piano in volume. Forte (f) – this means to play at a “loud” volume.