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abc:standard:v2.1:proposals:transposition:v15 [2014/08/29 19:39]
cwalshaw
abc:standard:v2.1:proposals:transposition:v15 [2015/02/11 17:07] (current)
cwalshaw [13.4 Custom transposition for diatonic instruments]
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 // TODO (elsewhere):​ Include a mechanism for setting the frequency of concert A. // // TODO (elsewhere):​ Include a mechanism for setting the frequency of concert A. //
  
-However, this will not work for ensembles with other instruments and so the simplest way is to treat the pipes as a transposing instrument and to write ''​K:​AMix sound=A_B''​ for written pitch scores ​(or ''​K:​BbMix score=_BA''​ for concert pitch scores).+However, this will not work for ensembles with other instruments and so the simplest way is to treat the pipes as a transposing instrument and to write ''​K:​AMix sound=A_B''​ for written pitch transcriptions ​(or ''​K:​BbMix score=_BA''​ for concert pitch transcriptions).
  
 This could instead be written ''​instrument=_d;​abc@_d''​ (or ''​instrument=_d;​abc@c''​ respectively) but most Highland pipers would be very surprised to hear their pipes referred to as a Db transposing instrument. This could instead be written ''​instrument=_d;​abc@_d''​ (or ''​instrument=_d;​abc@c''​ respectively) but most Highland pipers would be very surprised to hear their pipes referred to as a Db transposing instrument.
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