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Henk

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Excel tool
« on: July 18, 2008, 06:39:39 AM »
I made a simple Excel tool which can be useful for beginners as well as more experienced listeners. It works very well for me. Composers, works I want to investigate I put in the table. I give my opinion on works I've listened to and rank them. You can sort by ranking or by year composed (whatever you want) or filter on country. With a simple macro you can search on composer name quickly to get only the works by that composer. It's useful as a memory aid.

Hope it will work for anyone else too.

Couldn't attach, so you can download it here (in two formats, .xlsm for latest office version and .xls):
http://rapidshare.com/files/130658098/tool.xls.html
http://rapidshare.com/files/130658099/tool.xlsm.html

Maybe others already use this kind of tools. Let's share our ideas, experiences then.

Henk
« Last Edit: July 18, 2008, 06:56:45 AM by Henk »

Offline Scots John

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Re: Excel tool
« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2008, 06:42:03 AM »
Thank you for this Henk.  I got the idea of 'listening notes' from another member on this forum - the spreadsheet you made is very useful indeed, but at the moment I prefer my big alphabetically tagged book.
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Re: Excel tool
« Reply #2 on: December 02, 2008, 11:54:58 AM »
Thank you, Henk. This looks very useful. I was needing something as my collection is blossoming!   :)