Military, warlike

"Martiale" is an Italian term that translates to "martial" or "martially" in English, conveying the meanings of "military" or "warlike".

In music, "martiale" is an instruction used to guide performers to play with a martial or military quality, evoking a sense of military march or battle-like character.

In other words, when interpreting "martiale", performers should aim to create a musical performance that conveys a sense of military or warlike atmosphere, allowing the audience to experience a musical ambiance that reflects the martial and rhythmic nature often associated with military music or military marches.

Example of Martiale

Allegro martiale for Organ