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The Slow Lento

When you see the term 'lento,' you can plan on hearing a slow, beautiful performance.Ralph Ravy-Kayden/Unsplash

Episode 26 - The Slow Lento


Classial Kids Corner: Episode 26 - The Slow Lento

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October 22, 2020
Franz Liszt: Liebestraum No. 3

Ludwig Van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 16 - 3rd mvt

Cesar Franck: Symphony No. 1

Lento music can feel like an afternoon of watching the clouds slowly drift by.

Episode 26 playlist

Franz Liszt: Liebestraum No. 3 — Music played at a lento tempo sounds slow and relaxed.

LISTEN — Franz Liszt:Liebestraum No. 3

Ludwig Van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 16 - 3rd mvt — Do slow pieces like this make you feel relaxed, sad or comforted?

LISTEN — Ludwig Van Beethoven: String Quartet No. 16 - 3rd mvt

Cesar Franck: Symphony No. 1 - 1st mvt — This first movement is titled, Lento. Does it sound like the beginning of a story?

LISTEN — Cesar Franck: Symphony No. 1 -1st mvt

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