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concert pitch

Music the frequency of 440 hertz assigned to the A above middle C
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Moreover, the author also pays attention to the concert pitch, which is essential, since for a very long time the reference pitch did not have any fixed frequency, varying between 392 Hz and 494 Hz (see Table 11 on page 120, presenting the data from Bruce Haynes's book A History of Performing Pitch, further commented on by Koukal), in specific cases the span being even wider.
Another chapter I found intriguing was transposition and the arena of concert pitch and arranging, accompanied by a most helpful instrument transposition table.
Students can work with transposed or concert pitch scores, and extracting and printing parts is a breeze.
Some "authentic" details couldn't be replicated from that heady premiere: the 60 male altos in a huge chorus, complemented by an orchestra of 125, and the Town Hall organ so beloved of Mendelssohn is nowadays tuned to modern concert pitch, so a substitute had to be used.
He looked in need of his run at Wolverhampton a couple of weeks ago and he should now be at concert pitch.
That run should have brought Ancient World to concert pitch and he can land a confidence boosting win here.
Paul Nicholls' charge finished second to stablemate Kadarann at Newbury last time but his trainer had warned beforehand that he would not be quite at concert pitch that day.
Blachly's decision to sing them at modern concert pitch requires him to draft in extra low-voice singers for just those two movements, which seems to me absurd.
Cuatro Cuarenta (440) is a technical musical term - the number of cycles per second that creates the "perfect pitch," the concert pitch to which all instruments are tuned.
His other works of this time were Lava Rock (1928), Low Run Tide (1928), The Amazon (1929), Concert Pitch (1938), Stars and Stripes Forever (1939), and All the Brave (1939), written with L.
Display in Concert Pitch Warning - NotePad now asks for confirmation before printing non-transposed parts.
Moore had him at concert pitch for Punchestown and he carried top weight of 12st to beat Sound Man in the prestigious BMW Handicap Chase.