Solved

Out of the box software to store a Composers information of past works

Posted on 2014-01-31
5
185 Views
Last Modified: 2014-02-05
I work for  an Opera company that has a composer that has done a lot of work for the past 40 years and he would like to create a Database of all of his works.  IE. what performance has he done, the location that the performance was done, the original composer(like Mozart), Artist in the performances and ect...

Does anyone know of any out of the box software that holds this type of information?  My instinct is to go with Access.  but I want to be able to give him another option if there is something out there.

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:GabicusC
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE
ID: 39825615
You and I could do a Google search and likely find something that purports to do this, but there's nothing I can vouch for (a product that I've actually used). Besides, I think your instincts are right – an Access database should work very nicely for this requirement. In fact, it's simple enough (although somewhat unique) that an Excel spreadsheet may suffice. But if you have Access skills, my suggestion is to go that route. Just one person's opinion, of course. Regards, Joe
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
GabicusC earned 0 total points
ID: 39825644
Thanks Joe.  I did the Google search and did not find much.  I am glad I am thinking in the right direction.  I do have some access.  Also some of my staff have more access skills then I.
0
 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE
ID: 39825848
I didn't find much, either. :)  This should be a relatively small effort, as custom projects go, and you'll wind up with exactly what's needed. But you should leave the question open for a while. Perhaps someone out there in the EE community knows a perfect off-the-shelf product that fits the need. Regards, Joe
0
 
LVL 52

Expert Comment

by:Joe Winograd, EE MVE
ID: 39825883
You're welcome. Always happy to (try to) help. Good luck on the project! Regards, Joe
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:GabicusC
ID: 39835111
Joe Validated what I was thinking.  It is always nice to get a second opinion. Thanks Joe
0

Featured Post

Netscaler Common Configuration How To guides

If you use NetScaler you will want to see these guides. The NetScaler How To Guides show administrators how to get NetScaler up and configured by providing instructions for common scenarios and some not so common ones.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This guide will walk you through the essential considerations and tech stack for building scalable websites. Know how to grow your business the smart way!
Developer portfolios can be a bit of an enigma—how do you present yourself to employers without burying them in lines of code?  A modern portfolio is more than just work samples, it’s also a statement of how you work.
This video shows how use content aware, what it’s used for, and when to use it over other tools.
This video will demonstrate how to find the puppet warp tool from the edit menu and where to put the points to edit.

911 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

18 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now