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Element: fifths [group traditional-key]

Description

The fifths type represents the number of flats or sharps in a traditional key signature. Negative numbers are used for flats and positive numbers for sharps, reflecting the key's placement within the circle of fifths (hence the type name).

Derived By

Type fifths

Referenced By
  • Complex Type key
Example

        <key>
          <fifths>-3</fifths>
          <mode>major</mode>
        </key>

 

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