[NTG-context] LilyPond nowadays

David Wooten dw at trichotomic.net
Wed Apr 13 19:38:18 CEST 2011

On Apr 13, 2011, at 2:18 AM, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote:

> Am 2011-04-13 um 01:37 schrieb David Wooten:
>> I've gotten back to tinkering with LilyPond, and wanted to ask if someone could send a small example of the new method of handling it, especially with some lilypond settings in the .ly file mentioned below. My initial trials make place the lilypond results on their own page. How would we get them placed in-line?
> Do you mean in-line music snippets (i.e. within a line of text)?
> I don’t know, never needed it - and it worked never properly with t-lilypond either.

Yes, I did mean snippets. I did have it working very well for me a few years ago, tinkering a bit with the module to get the snippets the correct width/placement in reference to the text.

> The mentioned LilyPond settings file is nothing magic - just a LilyPond file, containing LilyPond or Scheme code.
> It has nothing to do with ConTeXt’s image placement.
> You don’t need it, if you don’t need it ;-)  Find mine attached. Maybe you need the settings of the paper block.

Ah, I see. Thanks for the example.


On Apr 13, 2011, at 8:13 AM, Aditya Mahajan wrote:

> On Wed, 13 Apr 2011, Henning Hraban Ramm wrote:
>> Aditya, LilyPond’s preview mode doesn’t help - it just makes a preview (first line) of your music.
> That should work for inline snippets, right?

I'd love to hear if so . . .


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