\markupblocks that can accept a variety of advanced text formatting and graphical enhancements.
As such, markup blocks may be used:
\markkeyword, or other similar objects such as MetronomeMark introduced with
\headerblock (e.g. title, subtitle, composer) or in some variables defined inside the
\paperblock such as
evenHeaderMarkupfor page numbers.
\markup may additionally be used for lyrics, in chord names, and as dynamics. In fact, it is possible to use
\markup to customize the appearance of virtually any object, as demonstrated in this example using various methods.