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Dolby Digital

Entertainment; Music

Dolby Digital is the name for data and audio compression technologies developed by Dolby Laboratories. Dolby Digital is the common version containing up to six discrete channels of sound. The most ...

a capella

Entertainment; Music

A cappella (Italian for "in the manner of the chapel") music is specifically solo or group singing without instrumental sound, or a piece intended to be performed in this way.

accelerando

Entertainment; Music

Symbol in written music to denote a quickening of tempo.

adagio

Entertainment; Music

Symbol in written music to show that the music should be played at low tempo.

allegro

Entertainment; Music

Tempo marking to show that the music should be played in a cheerful and brisk way.

atonality

Entertainment; Music

Musical compositions without a defined key. Most 20th and 21st century compositions fall into this category.

baroque

Entertainment; Music

Artistic and musical style popular from the late 16th to early 18th century, as can be seen in the music of Handel, Back and Vivaldi.

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