Note Versus Frequency Tabular Reference

The Scale of Antiquity

The Equally Tempered Scaled in A=435

Update for more accuracy 24-OCT-1999

Note

Freq.(Hz)

Description

C0

16.16727099

Organs Bottom 32'

C#0

17.12862704

 

D0

18.1471483

 

D#0

19.22623399

 

E0

20.36948547

 

F0

21.58071822

 

F#0

22.86397463

 

G0

24.22353744

 

G#0

25.66394406

 

A0

27.19

Pianos lowest note

A#0

28.80680169

 

B0

30.51974342

 

C1

32.33454197

Organ 16' Ranks

C#1

34.25725408

 

D1

36.2942966

 

D#1

38.45246799

 

E1

40.73897094

String Bass Low E

F1

43.16143644

 

F#1

45.72794925

 

G1

48.44707487

 

G#1

51.32788813

 

A1

54.37

 

A#1

57.60300875

 

B1

61.02826222

 

C2

64.65719188

Organ 8' Ranks

C#2

68.50190894

 

D2

72.5752448

 

D#2

76.89079384

 

E2

81.46295881

Guitar Low E

F2

86.30699887

Contrabass Recorder

F#2

91.43908058

 

G2

96.87633177

Apx. Start of Male Voice Fundamental

G#2

102.6368988

100 Hz - Twice 50 Hz AC Transformer in EU

A2

108.75

 

A#2

115.2166121

 

B3

122.0677491

120 Hz - twice 60 Hz AC Transformer in US

C3

129.3262758

Great Bass Recorder Organ 4'

C#3

137.0164171

 

D3

145.163838

 

D#3

153.7957298

 

E3

162.9409007

Apx. Start of Female Voice Fundamental (Bb Trumpet)

F3

172.6298718

Bass Recorder

F#3

182.8949791

 

G3

193.7704815

 

G#3

205.292675

 

A3

217.5

Top Bar on Bass Clef

A#3

230.4332243

 

B3

244.1354981

 

C4

258.6525516

Middle C - Tenor Recorder - C Flute

C#4

274.0328342

 

D4

290.327676

 

D#4

307.5914596

 

E4

325.8818014

 

F4

345.2597435

Alto Recorder

F#4

365.7899582

 

G4

387.540963

 

G#4

410.5853501

 

A4

435

A-435 Antiquity Scale

A#4

460.8664485

 

B4

488.2709962

 

C5

517.3051033

Soprano Recorder

C#5

548.0656684

 

D5

580.655352

 

D#5

615.1829193

 

E5

651.7636027

 

F5

690.519487

Sopranino Recorder Top Bar of Treble Clef

F#5

731.5799163

 

G5

775.081926

 

G#5

821.1707001

 

A5

870

 

A#5

921.732897

 

B5

976.5419924

 

C6

1034.610207

Garklien Recorder

C#6

1096.131337

 

D6

1161.310704

 

D#6

1230.365839

 

E6

1303.527205

 

F6

1381.038974

 

F#6

1463.159833

 

G6

1550.163852

 

G#6

1642.3414

 

A6

1740

 

A#6

1843.465794

Bb Clarinet Max. Pitch

B6

1953.083985

 

C7

2069.220413

 

C#7

2192.262674

 

D7

2322.621408

 

D#7

2460.731677

 

E7

2607.054411

 

F7

2762.077948

 

F#7

2926.319665

 

G7

3100.327704

 

G#7

3284.682801

 

A7

3480

Above this pitch it is difficult to identify by ear

A#7

3686.931588

 

B7

3906.16797

 

C8

4138.440826

Standard Piano Top Note

C#8

4384.525347

Piccolo Top Note

D8

4645.242816

 

D#8

4921.463354

 

E8

5214.108822

Triangle typical frequency

F8

5524.155896

 

F#8

5852.639331

 

G8

6200.655408

 

G#8

6569.365601

 

A8

6960

 

A#8

7373.863176

 

B8

7812.335939

 

C9

8276.881653

 

C#9

8769.050694

 

D9

9290.485632

 

D#9

9842.926709

 

E9

10428.21764

 

F9

11048.31179

 

F#9

11705.27866

 

G9

12401.31082

 

A#9

13138.7312

 

A9

13920

 

A#9

14747.72635

 

B9

15624.67188

 

C10

16553.76331

Max. hearing range for many

 Daniel Bingamon

Jubilee Music Instrument Co.

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