Pace noun - The rate of some repeating event.
Tempo is a synonym for pace in speed topic. In some cases you can use "Tempo" instead a noun "Pace", when it comes to topics like movement, beat, fast, momentum. popular alternative
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- The animation had been produced based on the written score before any music had been recorded, with the beat occurring on every Xth frame, and the orchestra had to keep pace with the predetermined tempo precisely.
Source: Follow the Bouncing Ball
- Very commonly the song will involve tongue-twisters that test the singers ability to pronounce the lyrics clearly, and occasionally the ability is tested even further by raising the tempo of the song little by little until it goes at a frighteningly fast pace.
Source: Patter Song
- Long Song, Short Scene: Girlfriend Records' version of Death Metal's theme "Metalmancy" is twice the length of the original and plays at a much slower pace; however, the tempo still remains the same as all the other versions.
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