Monthly Archives: April 2014

Repeat Signs

The first image below shows how LilyPond positions the two dots in repeat signs (by default) for a custom four-line staff like Clairnote’s. They look a little like bolts attaching the bar lines to the staff.  That’s no discredit to LilyPond since this is a non-standard staff after all. But fortunately, we can now enjoy better positioning of these dots (as shown in the second image), thanks to recent improvements to the file that allows LilyPond to create sheet music in Clairnote music notation. Continue reading