Transposing existing notes with the note tools popover

You can change the pitch of notes after they have been input using the note tools popover.


  1. In Write mode, select the notes you want to transpose.
  2. Open the note tools popover in any of the following ways:
    • Press Shift-I.

    • In the Notations toolbox, click Popovers Popovers button, then Note Tools Note Tools button.

  3. Enter the transposition interval you want into the popover.

    For example, enter t3 to transpose the notes up a third, or t-min6 to transpose the notes down a minor sixth.

  4. Press Return to close the popover.


The selected notes are transposed by the degree specified. Any figured bass shown on the affected staves is also transposed accordingly.