parse

topleveltools.parse(string, language='english')

Parses LilyPond string.

Parses LilyPond string with English note names:

>>> container = parse("{c'4 d'4 e'4 f'4}")
>>> show(container) 

Parses LilyPond string with Dutch note names:

>>> container = parse("{c'8 des' e' fis'}", language='nederlands')
>>> show(container) 

Returns Abjad component.