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Tempo (b) How fast a melody should be played is indicated by the words grave, largo, larghetto, adagio, andante, etc.


The most common tempos, from slowest to fastest can be found in the table below.
The bpm (beats per minute) are based on the 1/4 note.

Beats per minute Italian English
<40 Grave Even more slowly
40-60 Largo Very slow
60-66 Larghetto Slightly faster than largo
66-76 Adiago Slow, at ease
76-108 Andante At a walking pace
108-120 Moderato Moderately fast
120-168 Allegro Fast, march tempo
168-200 Presto Very fast
>200 Prestissimo Extremely fast