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#453118 - 01/23/18 08:42 AM [Post your own Tips and Tricks here] Displaying Time signature changes in the chord sheet
John-Luke Offline

Registered: 05/18/03
Posts: 1269
Loc: France
Up to now, in the chord sheet, we can't indicate a time signature change : for ex. for a song in 4/4 you can't display for a given bar a different time signature, for ex. 2/4.
However it has been requested for years.

With the new BIAB 2018, I propose an alternative solution : Use the Notation 'Bar-based section letters' and
use the 2 digit for 2/4 time signature
use the 3 digit for 3/4 time signature
use the 4 digit for 4/4 time signature.

The size is a little bit large but it works.

Of course, it would be ideal if PG Music could provide '2/4', '3/4' or '4/4' 'letters'.

See attached view :


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#453177 - 01/23/18 10:55 AM [Post your own Tips and Tricks here] Re: Displaying Time signature changes in the chord sheet [Re: John-Luke]
Noel96 Offline

Registered: 10/31/08
Posts: 13715
Loc: Australia

What a clever idea! I like it smile Simple and very effective.


#453815 - 01/26/18 09:20 AM [Post your own Tips and Tricks here] Re: Displaying Time signature changes in the chord sheet [Re: John-Luke]
VideoTrack Offline

Registered: 06/05/12
Posts: 8385
Loc: Melbourne, Australia
Yes, great idea.

This is one I was pleased to see finally implemented from the Wishlist from 2016.

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#453821 - 01/26/18 09:30 AM [Post your own Tips and Tricks here] Re: Displaying Time signature changes in the chord sheet [Re: VideoTrack]
Matt Finley Offline

Registered: 07/12/00
Posts: 17646
Loc: Hudson Valley & Lake George NY
Originally Posted By: VideoTrack
from the Wishlist from 2016.

Yes, we all have our list. But things do progress.
BIAB 2018 Win Audiophile; [& 2018 Mac UltraPak]. Software: Mixcraft, Adobe Audition, Ozone, Encore; Win 10 64 Pro. Hardware: custom i7, 16 Gb; Roland Integra-7, Focusrite 18i20(2), TCE Finalizer, Behringer X-Touch, Adam sub & monitors.

#453964 - 01/27/18 01:00 AM [Post your own Tips and Tricks here] Re: Displaying Time signature changes in the chord sheet [Re: Matt Finley]
John-Luke Offline

Registered: 05/18/03
Posts: 1269
Loc: France
But things do progress.

Right, Things do progress but too slowly for so basic features!

When I was a guitarist in my band, I used both scores and chordsheets.
In my hand-made chordsheets, I already did get the time signature changes written on the paper. Thirty years later, I can't get them in a software !
These are just facts.
Keep hope for 2019 version.
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