Definition of alla marcia in English:

alla marcia

adverb

Music
  • Especially as a musical direction: in the style of a march.

noun

Music
  • A movement, passage, or composition marked to be played alla marcia.

adjective

Music
  • That is marked to be played alla marcia; of the nature of an alla marcia.

Origin

Early 19th century. From Italian alla marcia in the style of a march from alla + marcia march.

Pronunciation

alla marcia

/ˌalə ˈmɑːtʃə/