Dynamics are the volume at which we sing or play. The two basic dynamic markings are piano (meaning soft) and forte (meaning loud). Dynamic variety is crucial to an interesting performance, and it’s very closely tied with the emotion we’re trying to convey.

In this next lesson, I will show you how increasing or decreasing the volume of your singing gives your performance a unique mood.

2. Using Dynamics To Create Emotion

3. Stylistic Choices