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Element: tuning-alter [group tuning]

Description

The tuning-alter element is represented like the alter element, with a different name to reflect its different function.

Derived By

Type semitones

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>

 

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