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nomenclatuur muziek

Table 1. Note names

USA UK Netherlands German French Italian
C C C C Ut Do
C sharp C sharp Cis Cis Ut dièse Do diesis
D flat D flat Des Des Re bémol Re bemolle
B double flat B double flat Beses Bes Si double bémol Si doppio bemolle
B flat B flat Bes B Si bémol Si bemolle
B B B H Si Si
B sharp B sharp Bis His Si dièse Si diesis
C double sharp C double sharp Cisis Cisis Ut double-dièse Do doppio diesis
sharp (#) sharp kruis Kreuz dièse diesis
double sharp double sharp dubbelkruis Doppelkreuz double-dièse doppio diesis
natural natural herstellingsteken Quadrat bécarre bequadro

Table 2. Note values

USA UK Netherlands German French Italian
Duoble whole note breve brevis Doppeltaktnote carrée breve
whole note semibreve hele noot Taktnote ronde semibreve
half-note minim halve noot Halbe blanche minima
quarter-note crotchet kwartnoot Viertel noire semiminima
eigth-note quaver achtste noot Achtel croche croma
sixteenth-note semi-quaver zestiende noot Sechzehntel double-croche semicroma
thirty-second nt demisemiquaver twee-endertigste Zweiunddreizig-stel triple-croche biscroma
fourty-sixth nt hemidemisemi-quaver vierenzestigste Vierund-sechzigstel quadruple-croche semi-biscroma

Table 3. Octave names (some MIDI-editors use 1 to 128 instead of 0 to 127)

MIDI number frequence (A) Feet approx (open pipe) remarks GB-US Continent
C0 (0) 13,75 64 '''C or 3C
C1 (12) 27,5 32 lowest note 2A on piano CCCC ''C or 2C
C2 (24) 55 16 CCC 'C or 1C
C3 (36) 110 8 lowest note on most organ keyboards CC C
C4 (48) 220 4 bass key on F (f) C c or c0
C5 (60) 440 2 keyhole on piano C1 c' or c1
C6 (72) 880 1 C2 c" or c2
C7 (84) 1760 1/2 C3 c''' or c3
C8 (96) 3520 1/4 highest piccolo on Gaviolis is f4 C4 c"" or c4
C9 (108) 7040 1/8 C5 c""' or c5
C10 (120) 1/16 scale ends with


C6 c""" or c6

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