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Element: tuplet-number

Description

The tuplet-number type indicates the number of notes for this portion of the tuplet.

Derived By

Type tuplet-number

Attributes
Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
font-family  comma-separated-text  No 
font-style  font-style  No 
font-size  font-size  No 
font-weight  font-weight  No 
color  color  No 
Content Model

Contains text only.

Referenced By
Example

      <note default-x="84">
        <pitch>
          <step>C</step>
          <octave>5</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>683</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>quarter</type>
        <time-modification>
          <actual-notes>3</actual-notes>
          <normal-notes>2</normal-notes>
        </time-modification>
        <stem default-y="-50">down</stem>
        <notations>
          <tuplet bracket="yes" number="1" placement="above" type="start"/>
        </notations>
      </note>
      <note default-x="130">
        <pitch>
          <step>B</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>682</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>quarter</type>
        <time-modification>
          <actual-notes>3</actual-notes>
          <normal-notes>2</normal-notes>
        </time-modification>
        <stem default-y="-55.5">down</stem>
      </note>
      <note default-x="175">
        <pitch>
          <step>A</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>228</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <time-modification>
          <actual-notes>9</actual-notes>
          <normal-notes>4</normal-notes>
          <normal-type>quarter</normal-type>
        </time-modification>
        <stem default-y="10">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">begin</beam>
        <notations>
          <tuplet number="2" placement="above" type="start">
          <tuplet-actual>
              <tuplet-number>3</tuplet-number>
              <tuplet-type>eighth</tuplet-type>
            </tuplet-actual>
            <tuplet-normal>
              <tuplet-number>1</tuplet-number>
              <tuplet-type>quarter</tuplet-type>
            </tuplet-normal>
          </tuplet>
        </notations>
      </note>
      <note default-x="197">
        <pitch>
          <step>G</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>227</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <time-modification>
          <actual-notes>9</actual-notes>
          <normal-notes>4</normal-notes>
          <normal-type>quarter</normal-type>
        </time-modification>
        <stem default-y="8">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">continue</beam>
      </note>
      <note default-x="219">
        <pitch>
          <step>F</step>
          <octave>4</octave>
        </pitch>
        <duration>228</duration>
        <voice>1</voice>
        <type>eighth</type>
        <time-modification>
          <actual-notes>9</actual-notes>
          <normal-notes>4</normal-notes>
          <normal-type>quarter</normal-type>
        </time-modification>
        <stem default-y="5">up</stem>
        <beam number="1">end</beam>
        <notations>
          <tuplet number="1" type="stop"/>
          <tuplet number="2" type="stop"/>
        </notations>
      </note>

Definition

See tuplet-portion

 

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