SQL - populating a grid with text data

I have 2 tables. tblGrid and tblPartsMemberPlays. (See attached)
tblGridtblPartsMemberPlays.JPGI'm trying to populate tblGrid with data from tblPartsMemberPlays in a 'cross tab' way.

I tried
UPDATE tblGrid
SET tblGrid.Vocal1 = tblPartsMemberPlays.Member
WHERE tblGrid.TheID = tblPartsMemberPlays.TheID AND tblPartsMemberPlays.Part = 'Vocal1'

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Where I hoped to repeat this for as many 'Parts' there is. ie. Vocal1, Vocal2, Vocal3...

I get this error
Error-msg.JPG
1. what am I doing wrong?
2. is there a better SQL statement for achieving my goal?

Thanks!
hindersalivaAsked:
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savic7ukCommented:
Hi there,
First of all you need to join the tblPartsMemberPlays table into your query like this
 
UPDATE tblGrid
SET tblGrid.Vocal1 = tblPartsMemberPlays.Member
From tblPartsMemberPlays
WHERE tblGrid.TheID = tblPartsMemberPlays.TheID AND tblPartsMemberPlays.Part = 'Vocal1'

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That will get the job done, but you will have to do it for every part ( 'Vocal1',  'Vocal2' etc)
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hindersalivaAuthor Commented:
Of course! Silly me!
Thanks Savic!
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savic7ukCommented:
Happy to assist.
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