• 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
ChordPro Transposing Issues
Hi, I've got this chordpro file with the following line:

[Bb2/C]I     ex[F]alt Thee  I ex[C/F]alt Thee
When I try to transpose it, for example into D+, the Bb2/C is transposed to G2/C, instead of G2/A.

I also see it with this line:
Thou art ex[Gm7]alted far a[C]bove [Bb/C]all [F]gods  [G7sus] [F2/A]
The F2/A at the end is transposed to a D2/A

I don't see this same behaviour with 7th chords (as in G7/B etc.) so I'm assuming there's some special handling for the "7" that also needs to be used for the "2"

Another issue is on this line:
A[C/Bb]bove all the [F/A]earth [A/C#] [Dm]
This one is weird, because it's transposed as:

A[A/G]bove all the [D/Gb]earth [Gb/A#] [Bm]
I realize that the transposing issue is causing the F#s to become Gbs, but it causes confusion with the Gb/A# combo (it took me a couple minutes for my brain to catch up to what was going on here). It would be much easier to read if it was either Gb/Bb or F#/A# -- the mix is crazy.

I was pretty excited to get converting my files to use this feature, but for now, I'm going back to my multiple PDF scans per song.

Messages In This Thread
ChordPro Transposing Issues - by rennick - 08-15-2015, 07:19 AM
RE: ChordPro Transposing Issues - by Zubersoft - 08-15-2015, 02:44 PM

Digg   Delicious   Reddit   Facebook   Twitter   StumbleUpon  

Users browsing this thread:
1 Guest(s)

  Theme © 2014 iAndrew  
Powered By MyBB, © 2002-2023 MyBB Group.