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Message: Re: Confused about transposing

Changed By: forester007
Change Date: July 23, 2017 06:39PM

Re: Confused about transposing
jjjtttggg Wrote:
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> You could also move every note up only the major
> 6th needed to get the D up just to the B that your
> instrument can play instead of up a full octave.
> That would change the key of the song from G to E,
> so that the highest note would then be a C#
> instead of an E. I don't know what Ocarina sounds
> like, but if it's
> very high notes are shrill or loud or hard to
> play, as with, say recorder or tin whistle, then
> this might be an good option.


How to do I move up every note a major 6th? My ocarina is moderately high pitched I would say.

Original Message

Author: forester007
Date: July 23, 2017 06:39PM

Re: Confused about transposing
jjjtttggg Wrote:
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> You could also move every note up only the major
> 6th needed to get the D up just to the B that your
> instrument can play instead of up a full octave.
> That would change the key of the song from G to E,
> so that the highest note would then be a C#
> instead of an E. I don't know what Ocarina sounds
> like, but if it's
> very high notes are shrill or loud or hard to
> play, as with, say recorder or tin whistle, then
> this might be an good option.


How to move up every note a major 6th? My ocarina is moderately high pitched I would say.