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Definition and background:

Again, as a request to repeat a performance. The same as the French term, encore. Still more; used generally with tempo indications, such as " ancora meno mosso " (still more slowly).

For more information on the music term "Ancora" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

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