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Definition and background:

A directive to perform the indicated passage with vigor, vivacity or spirit as in con brio (with spirit or vigorously). Italian With vigor and spirit. igor, life, spirit

Italian With vigor and spirit

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

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

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