Ossias in percussion voice

Is there anything forecast for adding ossias in percussion notation?

This is a really basic requirement; please stop treating percussion notation like an afterthought.

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We certainly do not treat percussion notation as an afterthought. The approach that Dorico takes to percussion notation confers great advantages in terms of the extent to which you can change, rework, redistribute, renotate music for unpitched instruments, to a degree not possible in any other software. But it does mean that it is hard to support ossias for percussion kits, because a percussion kit does not consist of a single staff, but rather a dynamically-assembled complex of many instruments that can be represented in many different ways.

We certainly do want to support ossias for percussion kits in future, but it’s no small matter to achieve it. I’m sorry that you are finding this aspect of the application limiting in the meantime.

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