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demisemiquaver

Music a note having the time value of one thirty-second of a semibreve
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Where Schumann seems to have gone astray, however, is in suggesting that the version with the demisemiquavers in the winds should be given priority.
In 'B' sections, however, semi-quaver movement is common, and there are also passages of demisemiquavers.
In these and other instances the irregular beaming of semiquavers and demisemiquavers, often across the beat (or even barline), also imposes an editorial conception of rhythmic organization which may or may not be in accordance with the composer's.
beat 1: the rhythm should be as usual, that is, two demisemiquavers followed by two semiquavers.
in version 1 was supposed to have been written a la maniere francaise: in simpler rhythmic notation of mostly semiquavers instead of demisemiquavers, and with simple dotting (?
31468 the motif is consistently rewritten as a dotted crotchet and four demisemiquavers, except in one place (bar 39, counting bars in semibreves) where the copyist evidently overlooked it.
The early version of the first section (which readers will also find in the Neue Bach-Ausgabe IV/vii at page 154) omits virtually all the demisemiquavers which fill out the scalic passages, and it also has a firm tonic cadence and reprise of the opening, though an octave lower, at bar 15: thus the shape of this section is quite different from that of the familiar text.