1.1.9 ArticulationEvent

Add an articulation marking to a note.

Syntax: notexy, where x is a direction (^ for up or _ for down), or LilyPond’s choice (no direction specified), and where y is an articulation (such as -., ->, \tenuto, \downbow). See the Notation Reference for details.

Event classes: articulation-event, music-event, script-event and StreamEvent.

Accepted by: Beat_engraver, Beat_performer, Drum_note_performer, Note_performer and Script_engraver.


name (symbol):


Name of this music object.

types (list):

The types of this music object; determines by what engraver this music expression is processed.

LilyPond – Internals Reference v2.24.3 (stable-branch).