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Re: bar numbering howto?

From: Paul Scott
Subject: Re: bar numbering howto?
Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2002 18:18:57 -0700
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Heikki Johannes Junes wrote:

Instead, what one typically wants is bar numbering at 1, 5, 9, 13, ...

Even more accurately, at 5, 9, 13, 17, ...

*If* it matches the phrases. I absolutely *hate* reading music numbered every 5 bars which is typical of some band music especially when there are multiple measure rests broken up by these unmusical divisions. IMNSHO the bar numbers or letters should match the phrases and logical musical subdivisions.

My three cents worth!

Paul Scott

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