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Definition and background:

A directive to a musician to perform a selected passage of a composition in an animated or spirited manner. See also [Eng.] animated; [Fr.] anim' ; [Ger.] bewegt; [It.] animato. animated, lively

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

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 1-9

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