Niente (musical dynamic)

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Niente, also called quasi niente, is a musical dynamic often used at the end of a piece to direct the performer to fade the music away to little more than a bare whisper, normally gradually with a diminuendo.[1] It is often written as "Music-diminuendo.svgn" or "Music-diminuendo.svgø".

References[edit]

  1. ^ Collins Encyclopedia of Music, p. 379. ISBN 0-907486-50-9