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 clairnote-code.ly clairnote.ly file that allows LilyPond to create sheet music in Clairnote music notation. Continue reading