Definitions for una cordaˈu nə ˈkɔr də, -dɑ

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u•na cor•daˈu nə ˈkɔr də, -dɑ(adv.; adj.)

  1. with the soft pedal depressed (a musical direction in piano playing).

    Category: Foreign Term, Music and Dance

Origin of una corda:

1840–50; < It


  1. una corda(Adverb)

    In piano music, the notation indicating that the player depresses the soft pedal, altering, and reducing the volume of the sound. In many pianos, this results in the hammer striking one string rather than three.


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