in our projects we ran into the shortcomings of the current app definition as well and there have been at least two threads on TEI-L about it: "Equivalent to <app> on structural level?" and "app and structural elements".
Reading there, no really satisfying solution was proposed but the appeal to join the working group within the Manuscripts SIG concerning the revision of the current critical apparatus module ;-)
But maybe others have come up with something in the meantime?
All the best
Am 07.02.2011 um 23:28 schrieb Justin Tonra:
a project that I'm working on is encoding a set of four varying dramatic texts using internal parallel-segmentation.
We're using the manuscript as the lemma, and some of the other versions contain songs that are not included in the manuscript.
The problem we're having is that we don't seem to be allowed to put <app> tags around the complete song, i.e.: