2.2.37 Fretboard_engraver

Generate one or more tablature noteheads from event of type NoteEvent.

Music types accepted:

string-number-event and note-event

Properties (read)

stringTunings (list)

The tablature strings tuning. It is a list of the pitch (in semitones) of each string (starting with the lower one).

minimumFret (number)

The tablature auto string-selecting mechanism selects the highest string with a fret at least minimumFret.

maximumFretStretch (number)

Don’t allocate frets further than this from specified frets.

tablatureFormat (procedure)

A function formatting a tablature note head. Called with three arguments: string number, context and event. It returns the text as a string.

highStringOne (boolean)

Whether the first string is the string with highest pitch on the instrument. This used by the automatic string selector for tablature notation.

predefinedDiagramTable (hash table)

The hash table of predefined fret diagrams to use in FretBoards.

This engraver creates the following layout object(s):


Fretboard_engraver is part of the following context(s): FretBoards.

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