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Element: key-step [group non-traditional-key]


Non-traditional key signatures can be represented using the Humdrum/Scot concept of a list of altered tones. The key-step element indicates the pitch step to be altered, represented using the same names as in the step element.

Derived By

Type step

Value  Description 

Referenced By
  • Complex Type key



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