Note

class scoretools.Note(*args)

A note.

>>> note = Note("cs''8.")
>>> measure = Measure((3, 16), [note])
>>> show(measure) 

Lineage

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Bases

Attribute summary

name Gets and sets name of component.
note_head Gets and sets note head of note.
written_duration Gets and sets written duration of note.
written_pitch Gets and sets written pitch of note.
__copy__(\*args) Copies component with indicators but without children of component or spanners attached to component.
__eq__(expr) Is true when ID of expr equals ID of Abjad object.
__format__([format_specification]) Formats component.
__hash__() Hashes Abjad object.
__illustrate__() Illustrates component.
__mul__(n) Copies component n times and detaches spanners.
__ne__(expr) Is true when Abjad object does not equal expr.
__repr__() Gets interpreter representation of leaf.
__rmul__(n) Copies component n times and detach spanners.
__str__() String representation of leaf.

Read/write properties

(Component).name

Gets and sets name of component.

Returns string or none.

Note.note_head

Gets and sets note head of note.

Gets note head:

>>> note = Note(13, (3, 16))
>>> note.note_head
NoteHead("cs''")

Sets note head:

>>> note = Note(13, (3, 16))
>>> note.note_head = 14
>>> note
Note("d''8.")

Returns note head.

Note.written_duration

Gets and sets written duration of note.

Gets written duration of note.

>>> note = Note("c'4")
>>> note.written_duration
Duration(1, 4)

Sets written duration of note:

>>> note.written_duration = Duration(1, 16)
>>> note.written_duration
Duration(1, 16)

Returns duration

Note.written_pitch

Gets and sets written pitch of note.

Gets written pitch of note.

>>> note = Note(13, (3, 16))
>>> note.written_pitch
NamedPitch("cs''")

Sets written pitch of note:

>>> note = Note(13, (3, 16))
>>> note.written_pitch = 14
>>> note
Note("d''8.")

Returns named pitch.

Special methods

(Component).__copy__(*args)

Copies component with indicators but without children of component or spanners attached to component.

Returns new component.

(AbjadObject).__eq__(expr)

Is true when ID of expr equals ID of Abjad object. Otherwise false.

Returns true or false.

(Component).__format__(format_specification='')

Formats component.

Set format_specification to ‘’, ‘lilypond’ or ‘storage’.

Returns string.

(AbjadObject).__hash__()

Hashes Abjad object.

Required to be explicitly redefined on Python 3 if __eq__ changes.

Returns integer.

(Component).__illustrate__()

Illustrates component.

Returns LilyPond file.

(Component).__mul__(n)

Copies component n times and detaches spanners.

Returns list of new components.

(AbjadObject).__ne__(expr)

Is true when Abjad object does not equal expr. Otherwise false.

Returns true or false.

(Component).__repr__()

Gets interpreter representation of leaf.

Returns string.

(Component).__rmul__(n)

Copies component n times and detach spanners.

Returns list of new components.

(Leaf).__str__()

String representation of leaf.

Returns string.