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Re: songbook from Lily scores

From: Jack Cooper
Subject: Re: songbook from Lily scores
Date: Sat, 7 Feb 2009 09:02:46 -0800 (PST)

For a songbook project I just completed, I've been
using Scribus and Gimp to manage my songbook layout and
import the individual song pages as 300 dpi png files.
This worked reasonably well, although Scribus takes a
bit of playing around with to figure out how to configure
a table of contents and other things.

--- On Fri, 2/6/09, Francisco Vila <address@hidden> wrote:

> From: Francisco Vila <address@hidden>
> Subject: Re: songbook from Lily scores
> To: "Zoltan Kota" <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden
> Received: Friday, February 6, 2009, 4:02 PM
> 2009/2/6 Zoltan Kota <address@hidden>:

> > I have been using Lily for a year now, and I have
> several music scores
> > as separate lily files. I would like to make a
> songbook including
> > them, with cover page, table of contents, correct page
> numbering, etc.
> > How should I start? What sectiones should I learn in
> documentation?
> > Lilypond-book? Any useful info and tips are welcome!
> If your preferred system to produce documents is LaTex, go
> learn
> lilypond.-book. You'll have a TOC and page numbering.
> If all the scores span a single page maximum, inserting
> them as images
> could be an option for word processors.
> A third approach is to make multiple PDFs and pack  them
> together with
> Adobe Acrobat or a free tool. A coherent numbering and an
> automatic
> TOC would be much more difficult in this case.
> -- 
> Francisco Vila. Badajoz (Spain)
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