Chords with tied notes/different durations.

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travisbrown
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Post by travisbrown » Fri May 24, 2024 5:22 pm

I remember figuring this out before, but now I’ve forgotten. How do you input to achieve the attached engravement, with chordal notes of varying duration?

Seems onerous to create different voices, but is that the solution?
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MikeLyons
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Post by MikeLyons » Sat May 25, 2024 6:07 am

I'm sorry you think it's onerous to press [alt]2 while inputting your notes. However, most musicians manage to do so with minimal interruption to their workflow.
Read the manual about using voices for further information.
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Post by andyg » Sat May 25, 2024 1:54 pm

Onerous? How else would you expect to do it - and all notation apps work pretty much the same in this respect. There are two separate parts (voices) there so they must be input separately.

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