7.4 Dynamic signs and markings

 

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Dynamics are instructions in musical notation to the performer about hearing the loudness of a note or phrase. More generally, dynamics may also include other aspects of the execution of a given piece.

Dynamic signs

 

fff fff Ch.7.4 Dynamic signs and markings | Musictheory.education forte-fortissimo very very loud.
fp fp Ch.7.4 Dynamic signs and markings | Musictheory.education forte-piano loud, then immediately soft.
ppp ppp Ch.7.4 Dynamic signs and markings | Musictheory.education pianissimo possible very very soft.