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Element: instrument-abbreviation

Description

The optional instrument-abbreviation element is typically used within a software application, rather than appearing on the printed page of a score.

Derived By

Type xs:string

Referenced By
Example
    <score-part id="P1">
      <part-name>Flute 1</part-name>
      <part-abbreviation>Fl. 1</part-abbreviation>
      <score-instrument id="P1-I1">
        <instrument-name>ARIA Player</instrument-name>
        <instrument-abbreviation>ARIA</instrument-abbreviation>
        <virtual-instrument>
          <virtual-library>Garritan Instruments for Finale</virtual-library>
          <virtual-name>001. Woodwinds/1. Flutes/Flute Plr1</virtual-name>
        </virtual-instrument>
      </score-instrument>
      <midi-device>Bank 1</midi-device>
      <midi-instrument id="P1-I1">
        <midi-channel>1</midi-channel>
        <midi-program>1</midi-program>
        <volume>80</volume>
        <pan>-70</pan>
      </midi-instrument>
    </score-part>

Definition

See score-instrument

 

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