3.1.40 GraceSpacing

GraceSpacing objects are created by: Grace_spacing_engraver.

Standard settings:

common-shortest-duration (moment):


The most common shortest note length. This is used in spacing. Enlarging this sets the score tighter.

spacing-increment (number):


Add this much space for a doubled duration. Typically, the width of a note head. See also spacing-spanner-interface.

shortest-duration-space (dimension, in staff space):


Start with this much space for the shortest duration. This is expressed in spacing-increment as unit. See also spacing-spanner-interface.

This object supports the following interface(s): spanner-interface, spacing-options-interface, grace-spacing-interface and grob-interface.

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