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Does Opusmodus already support the notation of nested tuplets?

 

Nested tuplets are easily expressed directly with fractions. For example, for the nested rhythm found at 

http://klangnewmusic.weebly.com/direct-sound/lets-talk-rhythm-part-2-nested-tuplets 

I can write the following. 

 

'(2/15 2/15 2/15 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/25 1/20 3/20)

 

The playback of this rhythm works fine, but the notation is unnecessarily complex. Not even the simple time signature 2/4 is detected. 

 

Also, I could not find the length symbols for the required durations. For example, what is the symbol for the fraction 2/15? 

 

Thanks! 

 

Best,

Torsten

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