The <barre> element

Parent element: <frame-note>

The <barre> element indicates placing a finger over multiple strings on a single fret.


Always empty.


Name Type Required? Description
type start-stop Yes The start value indicates the lowest pitched string (e.g., the string with the highest MusicXML number). The stop value indicates the highest pitched string.
color color No Indicates the color of an element.


This element is used in the following examples:

<barre>, <fret> (Frame), Tutorial: Chord Symbols