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How to show the string tunings on a tab in Lilypond?

You might want to use a custom engraver for that: #(set-object-property! 'stringTuningColumnFormatter 'translation-type? procedure?) #(define (string-...
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Lilypond: multiple glyphs in front of a note

An easy way to get this would be to abuse fingerings: { \set fingeringOrientations = #'(left) <c''-\finger\markup \override #'(font-encoding . "latin1") "my mup"> } ...
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How to reduce the width of a staff containing only a rest in LilyPond

In fact there is. MultiMeasureRest use the dummy property springs-and-rods to set the actual spacing, so we can actually get rid of all extra spacing by setting \override MultiMeasureRest.springs-and-...
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Limiting barline length on one-line staff?

This is intended behaviour. Lilypond will by default enforce a minimum extent for the bar lines, which matters for e.g. regular one line staves (where you want the bar lines to protrude from the line)....
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Limiting barline length on one-line staff?

To reduce the height of the barline to zero use: \override Staff.BarLine.bar-extent = #'(0 . 0) But, if you just apply this to your example you’ll see a gap between the inter-staff barline and the ...
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How to add left/right hand fingering bracket to specific note group

I found the following code from this conversation. Maybe you can adapt it to your needs: \version "2.24.0" % Hand indicators % Note: To use these correctly, the note MUST be part of a ...
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How to typeset an excerpt in Lilypond (longer phrase slur and text)?

Adding to @Elements In Space's excellent answer, you can add a tweak to get the TextMark under the barline: \version "2.24.1" { \shape #'((0 . 0) (0 . 0) (1 . 1) (2 . 1)) PhrasingSlur ...
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How to typeset an excerpt in Lilypond (longer phrase slur and text)?

Slurs & phrasing slurs The opening parenthesis for a slur is supposed to be typed after the first note, i.e. c''8(, not (c''8. But, I imagine that’s supposed to be a phrasing slur, so perhaps you ...
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Can Lilypond typeset French beaming?

Yes, I'm not sure why I can’t find it in the documentation, but French beaming is relatively trivial to achieve with LilyPond: { \override Stem.french-beaming = ##t g'16 d'' e'' d'' }
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