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Element: metronome-type

Description

The metronome-type element works like the type element in defining metric relationships.

Derived By

Type note-type-value

Enumeration
Value  Description 
1024th 

512th 

256th 

128th 

64th 

32nd 

16th 

eighth 

quarter 

half 

whole 

breve 

long 

maxima 

Referenced By
Example

      <direction placement="above">
        <direction-type>
          <metronome default-y="30" halign="left" relative-x="26">
            <metronome-note>
              <metronome-type>eighth</metronome-type>
              <metronome-beam number="1">begin</metronome-beam>
            </metronome-note>
            <metronome-note>
              <metronome-type>eighth</metronome-type>
              <metronome-beam number="1">end</metronome-beam>
            </metronome-note>
            <metronome-relation>equals</metronome-relation>
            <metronome-note>
              <metronome-type>quarter</metronome-type>
              <metronome-tuplet bracket="yes" show-number="actual" type="start">
                <actual-notes>3</actual-notes>
                <normal-notes>2</normal-notes>
                <normal-type>eighth</normal-type>
              </metronome-tuplet>
            </metronome-note>
            <metronome-note>
              <metronome-type>eighth</metronome-type>
              <metronome-tuplet type="stop">
                <actual-notes>3</actual-notes>
                <normal-notes>2</normal-notes>
                <normal-type>eighth</normal-type>
              </metronome-tuplet>
            </metronome-note>
          </metronome>
        </direction-type>
      </direction>

Definition

See metronome-note

 

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