classic pitch

noun
variants: or less commonly classical pitch

Definition of classic pitch

: a tuning standard in use during the latter half of the 18th century of 415 to 429 vibrations per second for A above middle C

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“Classic pitch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/classic%20pitch. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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