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What pitch is the very high note held by the solo violin near the end of Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherezade (here)?

closed as off-topic by guidot, Todd Wilcox, Carl Witthoft, Tetsujin, Richard Jul 24 '18 at 7:10

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  • Perhaps you're not aware, but there are dozens of software "tuner" apps that you could feed a sound clip from said piece into and find the pitch for yourself -- assuming you can't read the score. – Carl Witthoft Jul 23 '18 at 13:37
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    This question is actually off-topic here, as it's essentially a trivia question. – Todd Wilcox Jul 23 '18 at 16:12
  • Ok, I now see that the question is off topic as "transcription of specific works, including identifying notes/chords/meters/other elements in song". – Steve Bennett Jul 23 '18 at 23:32
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E. The score is here at IMSLP.

  • In which octave? – Steve Bennett Jul 23 '18 at 12:16
  • @SteveBennett If you don't know how to read a score, then I strongly suggest you take the time to learn before worrying about what a particular note is in a particular piece. – Carl Witthoft Jul 23 '18 at 13:36
  • Thank you for the snarky advice. Actually it's somewhat time consuming to access the correct PDF at IMSLP, wait for the download, navigate to the correct bar - and the answerer apparently had the information available already. – Steve Bennett Jul 23 '18 at 23:31

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