Barlines

\bar


Description

Name Variants Type Notation element
\bar | P a simple bar line

Parameters

Name Type Description Default value Optional
displayMeasNum boolean displays measure number false true
numDx unit measure number displacement 0 true
numDy unit measure number displacement 0 true

Measure numbering is attached to barlines. The displayMeasNum parameter activates or inhibits measures numbering.

Measure numbering may also be activated at \meter level.

See the Barlines example.


\barFormat


Description

Name Variants Type Notation element
\barFormat P describes the span of a barline.

Parameters

Name Type Description Default value Optional
style string system or staff staff true
range string only for system style - indicates the range of staves covered by the bar none true

See the Barlines example.


\doubleBar


Description

Name Variants Type Notation element
\doubleBar P a double bar line

The \doubleBar tag supports the same parameters than the \bar tag.

See the Barlines example.


\endBar


Description

Name Variants Type Notation element
\endBar P an end bar line

A finish bar is automatically inserted at the end of a piece, unless otherwise specified. See also the auto tag.