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#!/usr/bin/env python
FLAT = '\342\231\255'
SHARP = '\342\231\257'
def get_key_name(scale, key):
if 'Minor' in scale:
# transpose key to its relative minor
key = minorkeys[keys.index(key)]
return key.replace('es', FLAT).replace('is', SHARP).upper()
keys = [ 'c', 'g', 'd', 'a', 'e', 'f', 'bes', 'ees', 'aes' ]
minorkeys = [ 'a', 'e', 'b', 'fis', 'cis', 'd', 'g', 'c', 'f' ]
scales = [
time = {
'Pentatonic': r'\time 6/4',
'Blues': r'\time 7/4',
scalenames = {
'HarMinor': 'har. minor',
'MelMinor': 'mel. minor asc.',
'Pentatonic' : 'Pent.',
for scale in scales:
print '{'
print "\override Score.RehearsalMark #'self-alignment-X = #LEFT"
print time.get(scale, r'\time 8/4')
for key in keys:
print r'\mark \markup { %s %s }' % (
get_key_name(scale, key), scalenames.get(scale, scale))
print r'\key %s \major \transpose c %s \%s' % (key, key, scale)
print '}'
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