1. High. The note g′′ marks the beginning of the range of vocal notes spoken of as in alt, and from g′′′ as in altissimo.
2. (Ger.). The alto (contralto) v.: prefixed to the name of an instr. (e.g. Althorn), it implies an alto pitch.
3. (Ger.). Old.
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