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Element: syllabic

Description

Lyric hyphenation is indicated by the syllabic type. The single, begin, end, and middle values represent single-syllable words, word-beginning syllables, word-ending syllables, and mid-word syllables, respectively.

Derived By

Type syllabic

Enumeration
Value  Description 
single 

begin 

end 

middle 

Referenced By
Example

      <note default-x="151">
        <pitch>
          <step>A</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>4</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="15">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">continue</beam>
        <lyric default-y="-73" name="verse" number="1">
          <syllabic>begin</syllabic>
          <text>nev</text>
        </lyric>
      </note>
      <note default-x="182">
        <pitch>
          <step>G</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>4</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <stem default-y="15">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">end</beam>
        <lyric default-y="-73" name="verse" number="1">
          <syllabic>end</syllabic>
          <text>er</text>
        </lyric>
      </note>
Definition

See lyric

 

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