Allegro – fast, quickly and bright (109–132 BPM) Vivace – lively and fast (132–140 BPM) Presto – extremely fast (168–177 BPM)
What is a fast tempo called?
• Allegrissimo (Allegro vivace) – very fast. (172–176 bpm) • Presto. – very, very fast. (168–200 bpm)
What is the musical term for slow and fast?
Tempo is usually measured in beats per minute. A slower tempo has fewer beats per minute or BPM. Conversely, a faster tempo has more BPMs. One of the slowest tempos is grave, which as the name suggests, sets a solemn mood.
What are the 4 types of tempo?
Typically, tempo is measured according to beats per minute (bpm) and is divided into prestissimo (>200 bpm), presto (168–200 bpm), allegro (120–168 bpm), moderato (108–120 bpm), andante (76–108 bpm), adagio (66–76 bpm), larghetto (60–66 bpm), and largo (40–60 bpm) (Fernández-Sotos et al., 2016).
What are the 5 types of tempo?
What Are the Basic Tempo Markings?
- Larghissimo—very, very slow, almost droning (20 BPM and below)
- Grave—slow and solemn (20–40 BPM)
- Lento—slowly (40–60 BPM)
- Largo—the most commonly indicated “slow” tempo (40–60 BPM)
- Larghetto—rather broadly, and still quite slow (60–66 BPM)
What are the six tempos?
Basic Tempo Markings
- Larghissimo – very, very slow (24 BPM and under)
- Grave – slow and solemn (25–45 BPM)
- Lento – very slow (40–60 BPM)
- Largo – slowly (45–50 BPM)
- Larghetto – quite broadly (60–69 BPM)
- Adagio – slow and stately (66–76 BPM)
- Adagietto – quite slow (72–76 BPM)
- Andante – at a walking pace (76–108 BPM)
What are the 8 different tempo markings in music?
- Grave – very slow and solemn (pronounced “GRAH-vay”)
- Largo – slow and broad (“LAR-go”)
- Larghetto – not quite as slow as largo (“lar-GET-oh”)
- Adagio – slow (“uh-DAH-jee-oh”)
- Lento – slow (“LEN-toe”)
- Andante – literally “walking”, a medium slow tempo (“on-DON-tay”)
What are the tempos in music?
The different tempo speeds
- Grave (very slowly and solemnly, 20-40 BPM)
- Lento (very slowly, 40-60 BPM)
- Largo (slowly and broadly, 40-60 BPM)
- Larghetto (fairly slow, 60-66 BPM)
- Adagio (slowly, leisurely, 66-76 BPM)
- Andante (walking pace, 76-108 BPM)
- Moderato (moderate or medium, 108-120 BPM)
What are the 10 types of tempo?
From slowest to fastest:
- Larghissimo – very, very slow (24 bpm and under)
- Adagissimo – very slow (24-40 bpm)
- Grave – very slow and solemn (25–45 bpm)
- Largo – slow and broad (40–60 bpm)
- Lento – slow (45–60 bpm)
- Larghetto – rather slow and broad (60–66 bpm)
- Adagio – slow with great expression (66–76 bpm)
What are the 5 tempo markings?
Allargando – growing broader or decreasing in tempo. Calando – going slower (and usually also softer) Doppio movimento / doppio piu mosso – double-speed. Doppio piu lento – half-speed.
What is the tempo of Take 5?
Take Five is a song by Dave Brubeck with a tempo of 174 BPM. It can also be used half-time at 87 BPM. The track runs 5 minutes and 24 seconds long with a A♯/B♭ key and a minor mode. It has low energy and is somewhat danceable with a time signature of 5 beats per bar.