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Element: scordatura

Description

Scordatura string tunings are represented by a series of accord elements, similar to the staff-tuning elements. Strings are numbered from high to low.

Derived By

Type scordatura

Content Model

Contains elements as defined in the following table.

Component  Type  Occurs  Default  Description 
  1..1 
accord  accord  1..* 

The accord type represents the tuning of a single string in the scordatura element. It uses the same group of elements as the staff-tuning element.

Referenced By
Example

        <direction-type>
          <words default-y="42" relative-x="-120">Scordatura: AEAE</words>
          <scordatura>
            <accord string="1">
              <tuning-step>E</tuning-step>
              <tuning-octave>5</tuning-octave>
            </accord>
            <accord string="2">
              <tuning-step>A</tuning-step>
              <tuning-octave>4</tuning-octave>
            </accord>
            <accord string="3">
              <tuning-step>E</tuning-step>
              <tuning-octave>4</tuning-octave>
              <tuning-alter>-1</tuning-octave>
            </accord>
            <accord string="4">
              <tuning-step>A</tuning-step>
              <tuning-octave>3</tuning-octave>
            </accord>
          </scordatura>

        </direction-type>
Definition

See direction-type

 

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