2.2.48 Instrument_name_engraver

Create a system start text for instrument or vocal names.

Properties (read)

currentCommandColumn (layout object)

Grob that is X-parent to all current breakable (clef, key signature, etc.) items.

shortInstrumentName (markup)

See instrument.

instrumentName (markup)

The name to print left of a staff. The instrument property labels the staff in the first system, and the instr property labels following lines.

shortVocalName (markup)

Name of a vocal line, short version.

vocalName (markup)

Name of a vocal line.

This engraver creates the following layout object(s):


Instrument_name_engraver is part of the following context(s): DrumStaff, FretBoards, GregorianTranscriptionStaff, Lyrics, MensuralStaff, PianoStaff, RhythmicStaff, Staff, TabStaff and VaticanaStaff.

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