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Fit a song on a single page

Well, I myself always try to fit a song on a single page. But sometimes it is just not possible.

See some examples for two page songs …
Some ideas for fitting songs on a single page …
… adjust the vertical line spacing to get a good compromise between maximizing the number of lines per page and readability … use horizontal orientation … use da capo/dal segno … use first and second endings … use text annotations … just write chorus, verse and the like the second time they appear
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