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Element: feature

Description

The feature type is a part of the grouping element used for musical analysis. The type attribute represents the type of the feature and the element content represents its value. This type is flexible to allow for different analyses.

Derived By

Type feature

Attributes
Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
type  xs:token  No  The type attribute represents the type of the feature and the element content represents its value.
Content Model

Contains text only.

Referenced By
Example

      <grouping  type="start">
<feature/>
      </grouping>
      <note default-x="129">
        <rest/>
        <duration>4</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
      </note>
      <note default-x="229">
        <pitch>
          <step>G</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>4</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">begin</beam>
      </note>
      <note default-x="330">
        <pitch>
          <step>G</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>4</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">continue</beam>
      </note>
      <note default-x="430">
        <pitch>
          <step>G</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>4</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">end</beam>
      </note>
    </measure>
    <!--=======================================================-->
    <measure number="2" width="343">
      <print new-system="yes">
        <system-layout>
          <system-distance>114</system-distance>
        </system-layout>
      </print>
      <note default-x="97">
        <pitch>
          <step>E</step>
          <alter>-1</alter>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>16</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>half</type>
        <stem default-y="-4.5">up</stem>
      </note>
      <grouping type="stop">
<feature/>
      </grouping>
    </measure>

Definition

See grouping

 

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