Inputting harp pedal diagrams with the panel

You can input harp pedal diagrams using the Playing Techniques panel.

  • You cannot input harp pedal diagrams with the panel during note input.

  • These steps describe inputting with the default mouse input preference Create item at selection.


  1. In Write mode, select an item on a harp staff at the rhythmic position where you want to input a harp pedal diagram.
  2. In the Notations toolbox, click Panels Panels button, then Playing Techniques Playing Techniques button to show the Playing Techniques panel.
  3. In the Playing Techniques panel, expand the Harp Pedals section.
  4. For each pedal, click the column section that corresponds to the required pitch alteration, as displayed by accidentals on the left.
  5. Click Create.


The corresponding harp pedal diagram is input at the selected rhythmic position. Depending on your per-layout settings, it is either displayed as a diagram, using note names, or not shown and instead indicated by a signpost.