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Add "Beat" Information in .xml import

Hello! New member here. I have been doing some research on drum beats and been using Musescore for my transcribing. For analysis, I think it'd be very useful to have information on the onset of notes in drum beats. Musescore provides this in the information in the bottom left hand corner when a note is selected, i.e "Beat: 2.5" for an eighth note played on the "and" of 2, but for some reason this information doesn't make it to the xml files I've exported. Those files include the type of note and duration among other things, but for percussive notes it's much more useful to have information of when in a measure the note starts rather than just the duration of note, as, other than some cymbals, most percussive sounds are instantaneous. Is there any workaround to get this information in the exported .xml files? I've found this page: https://musescore.org/en/node/288539
which points to an external plug-in but I've had some trouble getting that to work, and I feel like it should be simpler.
Any help or pointers in the right direction would be helpful. Thank you! 

Idk

Looks like I’m getting another violin by my dads friends aunt, I heard it’s 200 year old, Italian hand crafted, jubebee wood violin. It’s worth 500,000 dollars and I heard it’s beautifu. Idk what I’m gonna do with this violin, this is gonna be the third one I’m keeping in my house and now I have the get better security systems and insurance and a better case which idk how I’m gonna afford it when I’m the poorest person in my town. Anyone have any suggestions on security systems, rousin, strings, bows (hopefully a baroque style bow) cases and more care things for this expensive violin. The stuff I use in my violin is pretty good but it’s more of beginner to intermediate low violins, I use dominant strings, d’addrio premium rousin, factor cases for all violins, factory bows for all violins.

Any suggestions for this new 500,000 dollar violin will be GREATLYYYYYY appreciation

What, in your mind, is your greatest musical achievement?

Mine would probably be winning an international piano competition (in my state's "division" - there's a "division" in a good number but not all of the US states and a bunch of other countries around the world) and getting to play in Carnegie hall :D
(it was on January 20 2019 - driving down to new york was a NIGHTMARE - new england winters are the worst because ice falls from the sky quite frequently :/ we flew back so yeet)

I played Rachmaninov's "Little Red Riding Hood" etude (op. 39 no. 6) - if you haven't heard it I STRONGLY recommend listening to it - it's INSANE (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s6pnCSeuOds)

Composers’s inspiration flow chart

A famous piece of Japanese anime music https://musescore.com/user/16878501/scores/4099766
I realised it is heavily inspired by Rachmaninov, see m19.
And apparently Rach is inspired by the Russian big dudes including Tchaikovsky, Scriabin, and some others romantic masters. Then, early romantic masters are more or less inspired by Bach, including Beethoven and Chopin, despite Bach might not be that famous at the time before mandy. Anyway, that’s why Bach was know as the grand master!

Icons not showing up correctly

Same computer and browser that I have been using every time I report these issues(Windows 10 OS, Dell Inspiron 15 laptop, Mozilla Firefox browser).

This icon issue started several days back. But at first, it only affected me when I initially logged in and as soon as I went to another page, the icons would show up correctly(like the arrow for the upload icon, the bubble for the comment icon, and everything else).

Today, it is more permanent. No matter what page I'm on, the icons look like gibberish. Like the upload icon looks like F0RR in a little box instead of the upload icon. Only time on the site makes the icons look normal. What is causing this and when will the icons get back to normal without me having to wait to see the normal icons?

Just to clarify, the reply and like icons aren't affected and neither is the notification icon but pretty much every other icon is affected.

Listen to me practice! (update day 6)

So @TheLight OI had asked me to try performing one of his scores (It's beautiful by the way, check it out!)  
https://musescore.com/thelightoi/arabesque-no-1 

I am in serious need of constant reminder to get practicing, so what I thought of doing is making a discussion so people could listen to my progress on the song. I will practice that day and record what I went through (just once). 

Feel free to bash my mistakes XD

PS. No day 1 because I was focused on changing the notation so it's easier to read and sight read through it like once. 

Day 2 (Total: 1 hr): https://drive.google.com/file/d/1bnxo0qbIRiJKwpLiWm3Wn8-okoV8Wrnw/view?usp=sharing  (~9:00)

Day 3 (Total: 1.5 hr): https://drive.google.com/file/d/1gKmp5p0Afj8A0llKKGLYVsZdlAk04hvr/view?usp=sharing (~7:30) I didn't have as much time as yesterday to practice :(

Day 4 (total: 2 hr): https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-PC1Qewv7X3Ty9x9QWSbB9kNR0WVtHOn/view?usp=sharing It's recorded at the piano room at my work. 

Day 5 (Total: 3 hr): https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-bJQcshPmkNr925arxBsbQh3xXTgIq4W/view?usp=sharing Also bonus: My half failed attempt at sightreading Mazeppa https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-VE3zrONBQPm0Z_TSJ0MYU9cnOO2JhAj/view?usp=sharing 

Day 6 (Total: 4 hr): https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-fkKSecSaI-OwipZOGHkdLJPi7JLHx88/view?usp=sharing It's getting so hot here XD

Maybe a new function? Chord Analyser and creator of e new voice

Hi all, i would like to have a chord analyser :-)
it should works like this steps:
- Import a Midifile
- 1. function -> Analysis of the Harmony
- 2. function -> write the chord at right part on the score

maybe with the same function(analysis of harmony) it's possible to create a new voice for example the 3. or the 5. -> it would be a great help for choir scores.

Thank you for your great work.
By Francesco

Challenge; try and transcribe the first piece in this video...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YwKYSdi-H0

This is a multipart video of a jazz festival at Hyères in France. Sylvain Luc on the guitar, André Ceccarelli on drums, Jean-Marc Jafet on the bass...

Those three guys communicate with one another on what is ultimately a human level but transcribing what they do here (and on further pieces as well) is beyond my ability...

That is the beauty of jazz, after all. But at this level, it is truly magic! Unless it can be transcribed faithfully...