David Murray “Ask Me Now”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 57.2 s
Position in Track 02:40-03:37
Album Title Blue Monk
Label Enja Records (CD 7039-2)
Recording Date 1991-04-23
Line Up Aki Takase (p); David Murray (ts)
Style POSTBOP
Key Db-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 455e1bf8-0671-485d-8fd7-9cb6daafe273
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Eb-7   |Ab   |Dbj7   |F-7 E-7 |Eb-7   |Ab7   |Dbj7   |Dbj7   |Bb-7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Bb-7   |Eb-7   |Ab7   |Db-7   |Gb7   ||
B1: ||G-7 C7 |F#-7 B7 |F-7 Bb7 |E-7 A7 |Eb-7   |Ab7   |B7alt   |Bb7   |Eb7   |D7   |Dbj7   |Eb7   |Eb-7   |Ab7   |Db   |Db   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 281  
Number of Bars 31 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 131.2 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 4.91 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 8.99 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.15:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 1 Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 39.1 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 44-83 (39) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 39.5 % 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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