Category 3. Text underlay
Some syllables are set with multiple notes. These require extenders in the text underlay, as shown in Ex. #10.
Ex. #10. B. Marcello: incipit of the cantata "Ad ogn'ora che vola." This illustration was produced by a forerunner of the MuseData printing system. It appeared in the Directory of Computer Assisted Research in Musicology 2 (1986), 23.
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