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Re: grace + multiple staves = multiple time sigs

From: Eugene Cormier
Subject: Re: grace + multiple staves = multiple time sigs
Date: Sun, 7 Dec 2014 01:35:11 -0400
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.22 (2013-10-16)

On Sat, Dec 06, 2014 at 10:23:39PM -0700, Paul Scott wrote:
> Notation manual 1.2.6, Grace notes has a warning under Known issues and 
> warnings.
> Any time you have a grace at (I believe just after) a bar line you must 
> replicate 
> the grace spacing in all staves.  In your case \grace s8 will do.
> Many of us deal with this with a global that sets up time changes, etc
> global = { \time 4/4 s1 \time 3/4 \grace s8 s2. }
> \new Staff << \global { c''1 c''2. } >> 
> \new Staff << \global { c''1 \grace b'8 c''2. } >> 
> Usually I include the \global in the top staff ( or top of each group of 
> staves).
> You may see how this relates to your solution.
> HTH 
> Paul Scott

Ahh beautiful Paul, I've been using lilypond for a while so I haven't
actually looked at the docs for graces in a long while

And thanks for your solution... elegant :)


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