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|Posted By : Snorlax - 4/25/2011 9:12 PM|
|Hi...this is from 2011b.|
Please look at the sharps...are the sharps for C and D mispositioned?
Am I wrong in assuming that:
1. the sharp for the C should not be displaced?
2. The sharp for the D should be the outermost sharp?
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Post Edited (Snorlax) : 4/25/2011 8:15:30 PM (GMT-5)
|Posted By : Ronwass - 4/25/2011 10:16 PM|
|Try using special tools to move them to where you think they should be and see if that looks better to you.|
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|Posted By : Michel R. E. - 4/25/2011 10:39 PM|
|according to Elaine Gould, I believe the "G#" should be moved out, while the two lowest adjacent 2nds should be as they normally would be (the # closer to the D, the sharp a bit away from the C).|
the problem here is that the G# is very close to both the D# and the C#. the interval leaves very little room for "normal" placement of the accidentals.
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|Posted By : Flint - 4/25/2011 10:40 PM|
|It's technically correct. If the G# were not there, it would look optimal.|
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|Posted By : Jim Williams - 4/26/2011 7:06 PM|
Ron Wasserman said...
Try using special tools to move them to where you think they should be and see if that looks better to you.
I did. It does. Other notation software agrees with me.
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