2.2.122 Timing_translator

This engraver adds the alias Timing to its containing context. Responsible for synchronizing timing information from staves. Normally in Score. In order to create polyrhythmic music, this engraver should be removed from Score and placed in Staff.

Properties (read)

internalBarNumber (integer)

Contains the current barnumber. This property is used for internal timekeeping, among others by the Accidental_engraver.

currentBarNumber (integer)

Contains the current barnumber. This property is incremented at every bar line.

measureLength (moment)

Length of one measure in the current time signature.

measurePosition (moment)

How much of the current measure have we had. This can be set manually to create incomplete measures.

Properties (write)

internalBarNumber (integer)

Contains the current barnumber. This property is used for internal timekeeping, among others by the Accidental_engraver.

currentBarNumber (integer)

Contains the current barnumber. This property is incremented at every bar line.

measurePosition (moment)

How much of the current measure have we had. This can be set manually to create incomplete measures.

Timing_translator is part of the following context(s): Score.


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