Jacob's staff

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desert shrub of southwestern United States and Mexico having slender naked spiny branches that after the rainy season put forth foliage and clusters of red flowers

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Notes can simply be dragged from one staff to another for cross-staff beaming.
The program does not allow cross-bar beaming (as opposed to cross-staff beaming, which it does allow).
Additional cutting-edge features include enhanced Human Playback(R), Update Brackets and Groups, Quick Change, Vertical Collision Remover, updated Playback Controls, enhanced positioning of cross-staff augmentation dots, improved pickup measures, enharmonic spelling in chromatically transposed parts and much more.