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Element: staff-size


The staff-size element indicates how large a staff space is on this staff, expressed as a percentage of the work's default scaling. Values less than 100 make the staff space smaller while values over 100 make the staff space larger. A staff-type of cue, ossia, or editorial implies a staff-size of less than 100, but the exact value is implementation-dependent unless specified here. Staff size affects staff height only, not the relationship of the staff to the left and right margins.

Derived By

Type non-negative-decimal

  • The value must be greater than or equal to 0.

Referenced By

        <staff-details number="1">


See staff-details


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