diminuendo

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(music) a gradual decrease in loudness

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gradually decreasing in volume

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The crescendos are accompanied by an ever-so-slight accelerando-, the diminuendos are accompanied by a ritenuto.
It's pure and angelic, and she plays with the crescendos and diminuendos of the music, capturing the pain and heartbreak of her character perfectly.
The piece features terrific dynamic changes, weird moments of cello string snaps, and finger slides, beguiling dance rhythms, and mournful diminuendos that thoroughly live up to its title, "Metamorphoses Nocturnes.
Stainer's God So Loved the World was a joy, with immaculate clean entries and breathtaking diminuendos.
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