Never was there such gilding of the lily, such painstaking practice of trill and mordent.
The last note of the mordent should be accented in this case.
The mordent must be played fast enough to preserve the rhythmic integrity of the melody-note.
Running over the leaves he came to the illustrations of the mordent.
When executing the mordent, is not the use of three fingers preferable to two?
Running over the leaves, he came to the illustrations of the mordent.
mordent, mor′dent, n. a kind of trill in music, or the character indicating it.
And he tightened his arms round her, happy once more for a mordent in this environment of a perfect love.
The selection of the fingers for the execution of a mordent depends always upon the preceding notes or keys which lead up to it.