LilyPond — Changes

This document lists changes and new features in LilyPond version 2.22.0 since 2.20.

New for musical notation

Displaying pitch improvements

Rhythm improvements

Expressive mark improvements

Editorial annotation improvements

Text formatting improvements

New for specialist notation

Vocal music improvements

Unfretted and fretted string instrument improvements

Chord notation improvements

Contemporary music improvements

New for input and output

Input file improvements

Output improvements

For older news, go to,, or go back to the Documentation index.

LilyPond — Changes v2.22.0 (stable-branch).