In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Each piece has multiple tension points and crescendos to keep your ear engaged for a hard listen, but it honestly works best as background music.
- The musical phraseology was convincing, and the crescendos and decrescendos were accurately measured and performed.
- The final crescendo was stunningly articulated!
- As crescendo after crescendo uplifts the piece, the group becomes more and more abrasive and unforgiving.
- I was dissatisfied with my execution of the crescendos and decrescendos in the ‘A Section’ of the work's scherzo movement.
- As Sora walked further down the hall, the redhead's sensitive ears picked up a gradual crescendo of a beautifully played piano.
- The second is a three-part lullaby and the finale a moto perpetuo in gradual crescendo.
- The music rose in a whirling crescendo as the tempo got faster.
- Instead, it had more of a gradual crescendo, a spirit to it that demanded a faster movement.
2(climax)punto culminante masculine
- Occasionally, when he's reaching the crescendo of his argument, he runs off to grab a placard and brandishes it to drive home his point.
- These ideas come to a crescendo in the book's final collection of essays.
- But the excitement reached a crescendo when the dance floor was thrown open.
- It was during this time that the lobbying reached a crescendo, and it paid off.
- They talk about how you build up your script to a crescendo, how you develop subplots, and all sorts of other mechanical rules.
- The sudden ending, while building up to a crescendo, leaves you thinking, ‘What if?’
- The storm reached a crescendo as they crossed the stream, Plum Run.
- As minutes ticked by, excitement reached a crescendo.
- The careful selection and placement of each noise and voice ensures that as each amplifies the other, they remain distinct, and build to a crescendo of emotion.
- This kind of criticism reached a crescendo in the summer of 1862.
- Anti-immigrant propaganda has reached a crescendo over the past month, as both parties compete to prove they are harsher on immigration.
- The reasons did come to a crescendo in the end and referred to discretion.
- After Augustine had become a bishop, the theme of man's absolute need for grace rose to a crescendo.
- The sandstorm hit us that day and built to a crescendo during the next day.
- His eyes widened as the pain reached a crescendo.
- In early April, this propaganda campaign reached a crescendo.
- All this is happening all at the same time, and it's all working up to a crescendo where there is going to be a sudden shift.
- This is bad news for a company which depends so highly on retail sales which should rise to a crescendo in the run-up to Christmas.
- As the vocal chords stretched, the cheering reached a crescendo.
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