<data.DURATION.mensural>

Logical, that is, written, note-shape (or note symbol) attribute values for the mensural repertoire.
Module
MEI.mensural
Used by
These other Data Types reference data.DURATION.mensural
data.DURATIONLogical, that is, written, duration attribute values.
data.DURATION.gesturalPerformed duration attribute values.
data.DURATIONRESTS.mensuralLogical, that is, written, duration attribute values for mensural rests.
Allowed Values
maximaTwo or three times as long as a longa.
longaTwo or three times as long as a brevis.
brevisTwo or three times as long as a semibreve.
semibrevisHalf or one-third as long as a breve/brevis.
minimaHalf or one-third as long as a semibreve/semibrevis.
semiminimaHalf as long as a minima.
fusaHalf as long as a semiminima.
semifusaHalf as long as a fusa.
Declaration
<macroSpec ident="data.DURATION.mensural" module="MEI.mensural" type="dt">
<desc>Logical, that is, written, note-shape (or note symbol) attribute values for the mensural repertoire.</desc>
<content>
<valList type="closed">
<valItem ident="maxima">
<desc>Two or three times as long as a longa.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="longa">
<desc>Two or three times as long as a brevis.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="brevis">
<desc>Two or three times as long as a semibreve.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="semibrevis">
<desc>Half or one-third as long as a breve/brevis.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="minima">
<desc>Half or one-third as long as a semibreve/semibrevis.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="semiminima">
<desc>Half as long as a minima.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="fusa">
<desc>Half as long as a semiminima.</desc>
</valItem>
<valItem ident="semifusa">
<desc>Half as long as a fusa.</desc>
</valItem>
</valList>
</content>
</macroSpec>