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Represents a constituent of a voice and is made of notes (opposed to
Rest, which is silent): voices are made of chords and staves are made of voices. A
Chord may contain one or more
Notes; all the
Notes of a
Chord start and end at the same time.
Chord can be created with:
chord = new Chord();
chord = new Chord(score);
where score is a
Chord existing at a given time of a given voice of a given staff of a score can be obtained by moving a
Cursor to the needed staff / voice / time and using:
if ( cursor.isChord() ) chord = cursor.chord();
|noStem||boolean||whether the chord has a stem or not. The chord needs to be retrieved from a cursor first|
|notes||integer||number of notes in the chord (read-only)|
|tickLen||integer||length of the notes in the chord (all notes of a chord have the same length); expressed in conventional units (see Tick Length values ).|
|type||integer||type of note(s) (read-only):
3: grace 1/4
5: grace 1/32
Add the Harmony harmony to the chord.
Add Note note to the chord.
Note note(integer index)
Return Note at index index.
Remove from chord the index-th Note.
Return topmost Note of chord (Note at index notes - 1).