[r-t] Jump change notation

Don Morrison dfm at ringing.org
Sun May 17 17:39:51 UTC 2015

On Sun, May 17, 2015 at 12:33 PM, Philip Earis <pje24 at cantab.net> wrote:
> So under [that] notation system, every change would need to be
> defined by 11 plain changes, ie (34567890et.14567890et. etc etc as
> nauseam).

There are other, more succinct, if even more confusing, possibilities
than using plain changes. For example,


and myriad others. Though none shorter than eleven normal changes.

It is a scheme reasonably convenient for things like Cambridge Treble
Jump, but, as you note, inordinately cumbersome for more general jump
change constructions, and probably best rejected as a general tool.

Don Morrison <dfm at ringing.org>
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