Translation of mordent in Spanish:

mordent

mordente, n.

Pronunciation /ˈmɔːd(ə)nt//ˈmɔrdnt/

noun

  • 1

    mordente masculine
    • Later developments included the adoption of standard signs for such frequently used ornaments as appoggiaturas, mordents, slides, trills, or turns.
    • This is an ideal variation for students to learn dotted rhythms, finger precision, mordents and slurring, since the third eighth note in each beat sounds best if it is not connected to the next beat.
    • He employs a wide variety of ornaments such as mordents, trills, broken chords and appoggiaturas.