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Re: Chord progression simple notation

From: Xavier Scheuer
Subject: Re: Chord progression simple notation
Date: Mon, 30 May 2011 15:46:11 +0200

On 29 May 2011 04:19, Roman Gorodeckij <address@hidden> wrote:
> Hello,
> is it possible to put chords into the bars, not above them?
> When we buying some sheet paper out of any shop, first thing I do when 
> playing some jazz piece, is
> writing down chords only, I don't need melody, I'm a guitar player, I'm just 
> a guy who keeps the rhythm...
> So I ended up using iReal, check this software, it does what I want but it's 
> kind of ugly...
> Now I'm writing everything by hand in same manner. All we need is reprises, 
> codas, sentes and etc.. simple
> stuff everything except notes it self =}
> So my question is how to a good musical sheet with lilypond something like 
> most musician does with
> chord progressions on paper. Here's example
> I would figure out how to do this with lilypond, after pluging lilypond to 
> latex, I could create a great online
> web service for this =) Generating images for my songs, just simple chords 
> and that's it...
> Reaaaly waiting for your answer=)

You need to add different engravers to the  ChordNames  context, like  for bar lines in  ChordNames .
See the difference between  Staff  and  ChordNames  in
"ly/" in order to identify the engravers you need.


Xavier Scheuer <address@hidden>

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