The <bass> element
Parent element: <harmony>
The <bass> element is used to indicate a bass note in popular music chord symbols, e.g. G/C. It is generally not used in functional harmony, as inversion is generally not used in pop chord symbols. As with <root>, it is divided into step and alter elements, similar to pitches.
In this order
|arrangement||harmony-arrangement||No||Specifies where the bass is displayed relative to what precedes it.|
This element is used in the following examples: