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Element: per-minute


The per-minute type can be a number, or a text description including numbers. If a font is specified, it overrides the font specified for the overall metronome element. This allows separate specification of a music font for the beat-unit and a text font for the numeric value, in cases where a single metronome font is not used.

Derived By

Type per-minute

Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
font-family  comma-separated-text  No 
font-style  font-style  No 
font-size  font-size  No 
font-weight  font-weight  No 
Content Model

Contains text only.

Referenced By

      <direction directive="yes" placement="above">
          <words default-y="40" font-size="28" font-weight="bold" xml:space="preserve">Moderato  </words>
          <metronome font-family="EngraverTextT" font-size="24" font-weight="normal" parentheses="yes">
            <per-minute>c. 108</per-minute>
        <sound tempo="108"/>


See metronome


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