lilypond:: tacet

In German music-notation, we know the term "tacet" in order to say the musician not to play his chords for a while. How can that be typeset with lilypond? It's similar to "N.C.", but in most common books the text "tacet" is printed.

• "Tacet' is used internationally. – PiedPiper Jan 4 '20 at 19:49

R1*20 ^ \markup{Tacet}

Combine it with \compressFullBarRests for a short version: