Eleanor Selfridge-Field and Edmund Correia, Jr.
© 1994 Center for Computer Assisted Research in the Humanities
Reproduced by the IEEE Technical Committee on Computer Generated Music by permission

Category 4. Ties, Slurs, Beams, and Stems

Beams Type 4. Non-coincident stems.

There are two situations that induce the need for using multiple stems on a common staff:

Both situations occur in Ex. #25.

Ex. #25. This illustration was produced by Giovanni MĒller using an interactive editor developed on a LILITH workstation. It appeared in the Directory of Computer Assisted Research in Musicology 3 (1987), 71.

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