[NTG-context] How to use musical symbols from a font

Willi Egger w.egger at boede.nl
Wed Apr 28 22:46:42 CEST 2010


Hi,

The approach to using symbols could be done along the following line:


\definefontsynonym[Dingbats][uzdr]
\definesymbol[box][\getglyph{Dingbats}{\char113}]
\def\Check%
    {{\tfa\symbol[box]}}

Willi

On 27 Apr 2010, at 23:35, Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky wrote:



> Hi,
>
> I want to use musical symbols (e.g. rest) in my documents. I have  
> MusicalSymbols.ttf font, and know that the rest is, say "r" symbol.
>
> How to make a macro that will place this symbol and possibly crop it?
>
> -- 
> Best Regards,
> Vyatcheslav Yatskovsky
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