Character position definition and scope:

A one-character alphabetic code indicates that the category of material to which the item belongs is notated music.  The meaning of the remaining character positions in field 007 are dependent upon the value in this character position (007/00).  A fill character ( | ) is not allowed in this position.

Record requirements for National-level records:  Mandatory; for Minimal-level records:  Optional.

Guidelines for applying content designators:




Notated music - Graphic, non-realized representations of musical works, both in printed and digitized manifestations.  It includes musical scores and/or parts, diagrammatic representations, tablature, instructions for chance compositions, pictures or paintings intended as musical compositions, square note notation, klavarskribo, chant notation, neumes, braille, and other ways of representing the four components of musical sound: pitch, duration, timbre, and loudness.  Notated music is often the means for communicating to the performer(s) how the musical work notated therein is to be realized in sound.

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007:  Notated music

007  Physical Description Fixed Field