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## Re: Changing the length of partial beams

 From: Jan Warchoł Subject: Re: Changing the length of partial beams Date: Thu, 30 Dec 2010 10:45:10 +0100

Hi,

> Since having great success in getting an answer for my last question
> to the list, here's another:
>
> In a grace note sequence such as \grace { \small g32[ e8 d32] }, the
> gap between the stem of the e8 and the beams of the 32 notes is very
> small. Is there a tweak to increase this gap somewhat?

You may wish to shorten the beamlets (the partial beams): \override
Stem #'beamlet-default-length = #'(0.6 . 0.6)
Unfortunately i don't know how to do this automatically only for grace
notes and not for regular ones, and i don't know how it will affect
the gap itself in your score.

HTH,
Janek