Coleman Hawkins “Sophisticated Lady”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 173.6 s
Position in Track 00:04-02:57
Album Title Quadromania Jazz Edition, Coleman Hawkins, Dear Old Southland, CD 3
Label Membran Music Ltd. (22243944)
Recording Date 1949-12-21
Line Up Coleman Hawkins (ts); Jean Paul Mengon (p); Peirre Michelat (b); Kenny Clarke (dr)
Style SWING
Key Ab-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 02bd1f99-ad59-4467-8279-71bdb76a88c7
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Bb-7   |Gb7F7E7Eb7|Abj7   |Ab7G7Gb7F7|Bb7   |Bb-7 Eb7 |Abj7   |Ab7 F79b ||
A2: ||Bb-7   |Gb7F7E7Eb7|Abj7   |Ab7G7Gb7F7|Bb7   |Bb-7 Eb7 |Abj7   |Ab7911# D79b ||
B1: ||Gj7 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G7 G#o7 |A-7 D7 |Gj7 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G7 C-7 |Eb7 Cm7b5F79b||
A3: ||Bb-7   |Gb7F7E7Eb7|Abj7   |Ab7G7Gb7F7|Bb7   |Bb-7 Eb7 |Abj7   |Ab7 F79b ||
B2: ||Gj7 B-7 |A-7F7D7Eb7|G7 G#o7 |A-7G7D7F7|Gj7 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G7 C-7 |Eb7 Cm7b5F79b||
A4: ||Bb-7   |Gb7F7E7Eb7|Abj7   |Ab7G7Gb7F7|Bb7   |Bb-7 Eb7 |Abj7   |Abj7   ||
I1: ||Abj7   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 696  
Number of Bars 49 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 67.6 (SLOW)  
Event Density 4.01 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 14.25 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 0.63:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 4 Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 47.0 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 47-74 (27) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 40.7 % Share of notes with direction reversal (i.e, minima and maxima of pitch contour).

Extended Chordal Diatonic Pitch Class Histogram

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Extended Chordal Diatonic Pitch Class is calculated in reference to the underlying chord.

Pitch Class Histogram

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MIDI Pitch Histogram

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Semitone Interval Histogram

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Refined Contour Histogram

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Also known as “fuzzy intervals” or interval classification. See here for definition of classes

Metrical Circle Map (N=48) Histogram

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Metrical circle maps divides the bar duration into equal sized bins (48 in this case) and maps metrical positions to the corresponding bin. (Labels normalized to 4/4 measure).

Duration Class (Abs. and Rel.) Histogram

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Relative duration classes are based on the duration of the beat. Absolute duration classes are based on 120 bpm. See here for a definition of classes.

Midlevel Analysis Main Types Histogram

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Midlevel analysis is a qualitative annotation system of playing ideas, with nine different main categories, as defined in our paper

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