detecting malformed or invalid symbols in MusicXML file

Mark Smith mark at
Tue Mar 25 09:37:18 EDT 2008

Kurt, I'm not well versed at all in the subject, but since musicXML  
supports unicode text, I'd think the range of characters allowable  
would extend beyond just ascii.

The various DTDs are here:



On 25 Mar 2008, at 13:19, Kurt Kaufman wrote:

> Is there a way of detecting, within a Rev field object, an invalid  
> MusicXML character?
> Maybe a loop with:
> is in ([list of ascii chars])
> I'm assuming that all valid MusicXML characters are ascii, anyone  
> know if this is true?
> Thanks, Kurt
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