An advanced tutorial on how to encode incipits in MEI

Welcome! In this tutorial you will learn how to encode an incipit (initial sequence of notes of a musical piece) in MEI, using the following example:

Hallingdal Bataljons Marsch

By the way: this is the beginning of Hallingdal Bataljons Marsch, the Opus 1 of the Norwegian composer Johan Halvorsen (1864–1935).

Available Tutorials

A short tutorial about the basics of XML & MEI
A 5-minute Quickstart tutorial for MEI
A short tutorial about chords in MEI
A short tutorial about rests in MEI
An advanced tutorial on the internal structure of MEI
Creating custom MEI profiles
An Introduction to writing MEI tutorials