2.8 Ancient notation

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Support for ancient notation includes features for mensural notation and Gregorian chant notation. These features can be accessed either by modifying style properties of graphical objects such as note heads and rests, or by using one of the pre-defined contexts for mensural or Gregorian notation.

Many graphical objects, such as note heads and flags, accidentals, time signatures, and rests, provide a style property, which can be changed to emulate several different styles of ancient notation. See

Some notational concepts are introduced specifically for ancient notation,


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