3.1.109 TabNoteHead

TabNoteHead objects are created by: Tab_note_heads_engraver.

Standard settings:

stencil (unknown):


The symbol to print.

duration-log (integer):


The 2-log of the note head duration, i.e., 0 = whole note, 1 = half note, etc.

Y-offset (number):


The vertical amount that this object is moved relative to its Y-parent.

X-offset (number):


The horizontal amount that this object is moved relative to its X-parent.

direction (direction):


If side-axis is 0 (or #X), then this property determines whether the object is placed #LEFT, #CENTER or #RIGHT with respect to the other object. Otherwise, it determines whether the object is placed #UP, #CENTER or #DOWN. Numerical values may also be used: #UP=1, #DOWN=-1, #LEFT=-1, #RIGHT=1, #CENTER=0.

font-size (number):


The font size, compared to the ‘normal’ size. 0 is style-sheet’s normal size, -1 is smaller, +1 is bigger. Each step of 1 is approximately 12% larger; 6 steps are exactly a factor 2 larger. Fractional values are allowed.

stem-attachment (pair of numbers):

'(0.0 . 1.35)

An (x . y) pair where the stem attaches to the notehead.

font-series (symbol):


Select the series of a font. Choices include medium, bold, bold-narrow, etc.

This object supports the following interface(s): text-interface, staff-symbol-referencer-interface, rhythmic-head-interface, rhythmic-grob-interface, note-head-interface, item-interface, font-interface and grob-interface.

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