Origin of sempre
Examples from the Web for sempre
Historical Examples of sempre
"Sempre mi," said Jacques, returning close to Theodore, and speaking the word in his ear.Scenes from a Courtesan's Life
Honore de Balzac
Al molino, ed alla sposa / Sempre manca qualche cosa—A mill and a woman are always in want of something.
Sempre forte—a long passage to be played forte throughout its entirety.
Sempre lento malinconico assai—always slowly and in a very melancholy style.
Sempre il mal non vien per nuocere—Misfortune does not always result in harm.
- music (preceding a tempo or dynamic marking) always; consistently. It is used to indicate that a specified volume, tempo, etc, is to be sustained throughout a piece or passage