noun, plural an·dan·tes.
Origin of andante
Examples from the Web for andante
Then comes an Andante with six variations, and the finale, consisting of a cheerful Rondo.Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Otto Jahn
The andante was also liked, but the last allegro still more so.The Letters of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Vol. 1|Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The Andante is our favourite movement; we might compare it to a slumbering lily of the valley.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
Later comes a new rejoinder in livelier mood, till it is lost in a big, moving verse of the Andante song.Symphonies and Their Meaning; Third Series, Modern Symphonies|Philip H. Goepp
In every symphony of Haydn the adagio or andante is sure to be repeated each time, after the most vehement encores.Haydn|J. Cuthbert Hadden