The <transpose> element
Parent element: <attributes>
The <transpose> element represents what must be added to a written pitch to get a correct sounding pitch. It is used for encoding parts for transposing instruments that are in written vs. concert pitch.
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|id||ID||No||Specifies an ID that is unique to the entire document.|
|number||staff-number||No||Allows a transposition to apply to only the specified staff in the part. If absent, the transposition applies to all staves in the part. Per-staff transposition is most often used in parts that represent multiple instruments.|
This element is used in the following examples: