tunebook-sample.tex: Example of ABC collection in L TEX Contents

tunebook-sample.tex:
Example of ABC collection in LATEX
Guido Gonzato, Ph. D.
October 13, 2006
Contents
1 Introduction
1
2 Hornpipes
Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
The Boys of Bluehill . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Chief O’Neill’s . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2
2
2
2
3 Reels
Abbey Reel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Anything for John Joe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Banshee, The . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
3
3
3
3
4 Jigs
Banish Misfortune . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Blarney Pilgrim, The . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Calliope House . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
4
4
4
5
1
Introduction
This is a sample tunebook written in LATEX. It employs Prof. Enrico Gregorio’s abc.sty style for defining the new abc environment.
The commands to typeset this file are:
latex -shell-escape tunebook-sample.tex
latex -shell-escape tunebook-sample.tex
dvips tunebook-sample.dvi
Read the LATEX source carefully to see how it works.
1
2
Hornpipes
Let’s make the first tune a bit wider. The command is
\renewcommand{\abcwidth}{1.2\linewidth}
It’s up to the user to change the page margins.
Bonaparte Crossing the Rhine
Am
C
G
Am
Am
G
4
4
Am
C
G
Am
F
G
Am
3
Am
Am
G
3
Am
C
G
Am
F
G
Am
3
The next tune has a %%scale 0.5 command:
The Boys of Bluehill
Ireland
D
G
A
D
A
D
G
D
G
A
3
4
4
3
D
A
G
D
A
D
3
D
A
G
D
D
3
2
A
D
G
D 3
Chief O’Neill’s
Ireland
D
G
D
A
D
G
C
A
4
4
D
G
F
D
3
D
A
D
C
G
D
G
A
D
A
D
A
D
G
A
D
Reels
The Abbey Reel
Scotland, (Ireland?)
1
2
Anything for John Joe
Ireland
4
4
3
The Banshee
James McMahon (Ireland)
G
C
D
C
G
C
D
4
4
G
C
Am
C
G
Em
Am
4
D
Em
Em
C
G
C
D
Em
G
C
D
Jigs
Banish Misfortune
Ireland
D
C
D
C
D
D
C
D
6
8
D
C
Am
D
D
Am
G
D
D
C
D
D
G
C
D
4
C
Am
G
Am
D
C
D
D
Am
The Blarney Pilgrim
Ireland
G
D
C
G
6
8
D
D
C
G
G
G
D
G
D
G
C
C
D
D
G
C
Calliope House
Dave Richardson (USA)
D
G
(A)
D
6
8
1
2
D
A7
D
A
D
D
1
G
A7
2D
(A)
A
D
D
5
D
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