Accidental over a note?

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Accidental over a note?

Postby harmonica » Tue Jun 06, 2017 4:04 pm

Hello
Apologies if this has been covered elsewhere - I couldn't find it on a search.

I need to move just one accidental so it sits over a note, musica ficta style. Is this doable - and if so how?
Thanks
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Re: Accidental over a note?

Postby fratveno » Tue Jun 06, 2017 4:50 pm

Not as such, but it's easy to hide the accidentals in the properties panel and add that one accidental as text above the note... see this thread for how to do it: viewtopic.php?f=246&t=118276#p642829 but use this link to get to accidentals rather than the metronome marks: https://w3c.github.io/smufl/gitbook/tab ... 2-edo.html
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Re: Accidental over a note?

Postby LSalgueiro » Wed Jun 07, 2017 11:15 am

Hopefully this could find its way into being officially supported and available through the Properties panel someday…
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Re: Accidental over a note?

Postby John B » Wed Jun 07, 2017 7:34 pm

I too would find this very useful.
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Re: Accidental over a note?

Postby steveparker » Sun Jun 11, 2017 4:52 pm

Me too. Useful for JI also.
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Re: Accidental over a note?

Postby jagrif » Tue Jun 20, 2017 2:03 am

I would also like to see this incorporated. It is the standard convention for adding "musica ficta" in modern editions of old music. This feature is essential if Dorico is going to be successful for professional music editors
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