2.2.71 Ottava_spanner_engraver

Create a text spanner when the ottavation property changes.

Properties (read)

ottavation (markup)

If set, the text for an ottava spanner. Changing this creates a new text spanner.

originalMiddleCPosition (integer)

Used for temporary overriding middle C in octavation brackets.

currentMusicalColumn (layout object)

Grob that is X-parent to all non-breakable items (note heads, lyrics, etc.).

This engraver creates the following layout object(s):

OttavaBracket.

Ottava_spanner_engraver is part of the following context(s): GregorianTranscriptionStaff, MensuralStaff, Staff, TabStaff and VaticanaStaff.


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