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accelerando

Music
1. (to be performed) with increasing speed
2. an increase in speed
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it builds the dynamics smoothly and sensitively, and all the rubatos, ritardandos and accelerandos are logical and delicate.
Es mas: explorando distintas velocidades de rotacion de las cintas, se podian combinar "voces" diferentes de un modo complejo en accelerandos y ritardandos simultaneos.
Nothing could be more difficult," Boelzner said, "than an old ballet encrusted with tradition, ritards, and accelerandos for certain ballerinas because of the stuff that has accumulated over the years.
These often unexpected accelerandos at times seem merely quirky yet at other times succeed in punctuating the action.
This issue also surfaces within movements that use accelerandos and other shifts of tempo.
More successful, because more suited to the printed score, is the chapter on rubato where the author has evolved effective diagrams using poetic stress marks, forward and backward arrows to show accelerandos and the reverse, and combining on one score the markings of several performers.
When the student is fully capable of imitating these rhythms, gradually add elements of fluctuating tempos such as accelerandos and ritardandos to illustrate how music does not have to be so rigid.
These signs are vast and cover phrasing but also dynamics such as crescendo and diminuendo, descending glissandi, ritardandos, fermatas, accelerandos and much more.