A description of how to encode repetition symbols in **kern spines.
Repetition are represented in
**kern by placing the tandem interpretations
*Xrep before and after the group of notes to repeat. Depending
on the type of replacement, the visual aspect of the repetition will be
chosen based on the context in which it is found.
The number of slashes in a beat repetition symbol is determined by the
duration of the individual notes in the repetition:
Examples of mixed-rhythm beat repetitions:
Removing repetition symbols
If you want to switch display styles from repetition symbols
to fully written-out music, you can use the
shed filter to remove the
*rep markers before
Note that repetition symbols will not be checked for accuracy.
The music inside of the repetition symbol markers should match
the music preceding it that is being repeated; however, if this
is not the case, the repetition symbol will still be generated.