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Element: slur

Description

Slur types are empty. Most slurs are represented with two elements: one with a start type, and one with a stop type. Slurs can add more elements using a continue type. This is typically used to specify the formatting of cross-system slurs, or to specify the shape of very complex slurs.

Derived By

Type slur

Attributes
Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
type  start-stop-continue  Yes 
number  number-level  No  When a number-level value is implied, the value is 1 by default.
line-type  line-type  No 
dash-length  tenths  No 
space-length  tenths  No 
default-x  tenths  No 
default-y  tenths  No 
relative-x  tenths  No 
relative-y  tenths  No 
placement  above-below  No 
orientation  over-under  No 
bezier-offset  divisions  No 
bezier-offset2  divisions  No 
bezier-x  tenths  No 
bezier-y  tenths  No 
bezier-x2  tenths  No 
bezier-y2  tenths  No 
color  color  No 
Content Model

Always empty.

Referenced By
Example

      <note default-x="80">
        <pitch>
          <step>F</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>2</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">begin</beam>
        <notations>
          <slur number="1" placement="below" type="start"/>
        </notations>
      </note>
      <note default-x="100">
        <pitch>
          <step>G</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>2</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="6.5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">continue</beam>
      </note>
      <note default-x="120">
        <pitch>
          <step>A</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>2</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="8.5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">continue</beam>
      </note>
      <note default-x="140">
        <pitch>
          <step>B</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>2</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="10">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">end</beam>
        <notations>
          <slur number="1" type="stop"/>
        </notations>
      </note>

Definition

See notations

 

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