# What is eight octave?

I could be proving my age and missing the question completely; if so, accept my apology. Are you asking 'what is eight octaves?' as on a piano? If that is your question, the answer is 97 notes, for 8 full octaves.

### What are the names of the piano octaves?

Piano octaves can be any name on the piano of one note, C octave, G# octave, Bb octave. An octave stands for octo which means 8 in Latin. If you notice any distance between two of the same notes they will always be eight (in terms of counting intervals, which means you count the first and last notes and well as all in between). Therefore if you pick any note on the piano, eight notes…