class neoscore.western.stem.Stem[source]

Bases: MusicPath

A vertical note or chord stem path.

__init__(start: PointDef, parent: PositionedObject, direction: DirectionY, height: Unit, font: Optional[MusicFont] = None)[source]
  • start – Starting point for the stem

  • parent – If no font is given, this or one of its ancestors must implement HasMusicFont.

  • direction – The direction the stem points

  • height – The absolute-value height of the stem.

  • font – If provided, this overrides any font found in the ancestor chain.

property height: Unit

The absolute-value height of the stem.

property direction: DirectionY

The direction the stem extends from the given position.

property end_point: PathElement

The outer point of the stem.

In notes and chords this will typically be the line end which extends away from the notes.