Brilliant, shining

"Brillante" is an Italian adjective that translates to "brilliant" or "shining" in English, conveying the meanings of "radiance" or "luminosity".

In music, "brillante" is an expression marking used to instruct performers to play with a brilliant or sparkling quality, evoking a sense of brightness and virtuosity.

In other words, when interpreting "brillante", performers should strive to bring out the music with a shining and impressive demeanor, allowing the audience to experience a radiant and dazzling musical ambiance that showcases technical skill and expressive flair.

Example of Brillante

Chopin Grande Valse Brillante Op. 18 Valentina Lisitsa