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Element: diatonic

Description

The diatonic element specifies the number of pitch steps needed to go from written to sounding pitch. This allows for correct spelling of enharmonic transpositions.

Derived By

Type xs:integer

Referenced By
Example

      <attributes>
        <key>
          <fifths>1</fifths>
          <mode>major</mode>
        </key>
        <transpose>
          <diatonic>-4</diatonic>
          <chromatic>-7</chromatic>
        </transpose>
      </attributes>

Definition

See transpose

 

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