David Liebman “Begin the Beguine”

Discographic Information

Instrument ss
Total Duration 66.4 s
Position in Track 02:32-03:39
Album Title Plays The Music Of Cole Porter
Label Red Records (RR 1232362CD)
Recording Date 1988
Line Up David Liebman (ss); Steve Gilmore (b); Bill Goodwin (dr)
Style POSTBOP
Key Bb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   |Bbj79   |Bbj79   |Gbj79   |Abj79   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 319  
Number of Bars 33 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 120.1 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 4.81 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 9.59 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.77:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 3+ Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 36.7 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 56-87 (31) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 38.6 % 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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