new CTAN package: gtrcrd

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Sun Jan 15 23:26:43 CET 2012

the daemon tells me:

> Name of contribution: gtrcrd
> Author's name: Riccardo Bresciani
> Package version: 1.0
> Location on CTAN: latex/contrib/
> Summary description: This package is suitable to add chords to lyrics.
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> gtrcrd is suitable to add chords to lyrics.
> The main advantages of using this package is that chords are written
> before the text they refer to and LaTeX takes care of typesetting them
> above the lyrics in the right place: thanks to this we avoid the task
> of correctly aligning chords above the lyrics, which is tedious in the
> case of a monospaced font and absolutely non-trivial in the case of
> variable-width fonts. 

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version, and created an
entry in the catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

The catalogue entry will first appear on the web, overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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