The system layout object

Type: Dictionary

The system-layout object defines a visual layout that can be used by "score", "page" or "system" objects.

For example, a layout might say "Include the vocal part, with the piano part directly below. For the piano part, use a grand-staff brace."


Name Type Required? Description
"content" An array of staff group objects, staff objects Yes
"id" id object Yes A unique identifier for this system layout. This is used by "score", "page" or "system" objects to specify which layout the score (or page, or system) uses.


This object is used in the following examples:

Multimeasure rests, Multiple layouts, Orchestral layout, Organ layout, System layouts