Breath and pause

Updated 5 years ago
This is an archived handbook page written for Musescore 1
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To place a breath symbol, drag it from the breath palette to a note in the score. The breath symbol is placed after the note.

Breath & Pause Palette

Breath symbol in score:


Caesura (informally called tram lines or railroad tracks) work the same way.