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Adagio. In music, "adagio" means "to play slowly, to be at ease." Architectural spaces can also be "played" slowly and at ease. These are spaces to linger in, to enjoy as if time didn't exist. Soft colors and spare furnishings allow us to relax and take in the serene environment. Of course, some rooms are like some songs, made to be a due (for two).
Sforzando. Architecturally and musically loud, strong and with force. It can be a roof that's lit for emphasis and then extends out into space aggressively, having all the characteristics of a musical passage that's played sforzando.
Staccato. In music, staccato is making each note "brief and detached," much in the way that articulation does in architecture. Though they may all combine into a coherent whole, each piece is detached and separate from the surrounding pieces. So while the spaces are connected, each is distinct from the other, as are the objects within the spaces.