2.2.55 Instrument_name_engraver

Create a system start text for instrument or vocal names.

Properties (read)

currentCommandColumn (graphical (layout) object)

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

instrumentName (markup)

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

shortInstrumentName (markup)

See instrumentName.

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): ChoirStaff, DrumStaff, FretBoards, GrandStaff, GregorianTranscriptionStaff, KievanStaff, Lyrics, MensuralStaff, PetrucciStaff, PianoStaff, RhythmicStaff, Staff, StaffGroup, TabStaff and VaticanaStaff.

Internals Reference v2.19.81 (development-branch).