Definitions for rubatoruˈbɑ toʊ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word rubato
a flexible tempo; not strictly on the beat
A tempo in which strict timing is relaxed, the music being played near, but not on the beat
Tempo rubato is a musical term referring to expressive and rhythmic freedom by a slight speeding up and then slowing down of the tempo of a piece at the discretion of the soloist or the conductor. Rubato is an expressive shaping of music that is a part of phrasing.
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