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Re: short instrument name setting

From: Graham Percival
Subject: Re: short instrument name setting
Date: Wed, 7 Jan 2009 18:05:31 +0800
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.18 (2008-05-17)

Use \tag.  It was invented for *precisely* this situation.  It
should be somewhere in NR 3.

To everybody else who tried to help: read the bloody manual.
Especially NR 3.  There's lots of good stuff there.

To James: I reserve the right to respond to -user emails when we
have more than 4 emails where people trying to help succeed in
confusing poor users and leading them astray.  :)

- Graham

On Mon, Jan 05, 2009 at 01:09:41PM -0700, chip wrote:
> When I use this in my score -
> \set Staff.shortInstrumentName = #"Trump 1"
> and print the many parts from it, every part has the short name before  
> every staff, I was hoping using the shortname would only apply to the  
> score, as I think it should, it certainly is not needed on an instrument  
> part. There must be an override to make the shortInstrumentName not  
> appear on the individual parts?
> --
> Chip
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