strike the right note
She looked at her notes on her micro.
He pried the notes from her hand.
You should take notes in case we forget some detail.
She listened joyfully (as though she had not expected it) to the charm of the notes reverberating, filling the whole empty ballroom, and slowly dying away; and all at once she felt cheerful.
Before stooping to retrieve them, she handed three one hundred dollar notes to Cynthia.