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## Chord brackets

 From: Han-Wen Nienhuys Subject: Chord brackets Date: Tue, 9 Apr 2002 11:13:03 +0200

> Before I get bored of hacking brackets, I'd like to implement vertical
> brackets down the side of chords, meaning "don't arpeggiate me". I
> suppose this should be done by the arpeggio engraver, and drawn in the
> same way as the horizontal brackets.
>
> But what should the grob be called (Arpeggio, or a new one,
> ChordBracket?) and what property should be set to turn it on? Something
> like \property Staff.Arpeggio \override #'arpeggio-type = #'bracket ?,
> and then use ordinary \arpeggio requests?

Check out if you can do it by simply overriding the brew-molecule
function, then all other logic can be left unchanged.

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