Dexter Gordon “Stanley the Steamer”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 192.1 s
Position in Track 00:29-03:41
Album Title The Tower Of Power
Label Prestige (OJCCD-299-2)
Recording Date 02.&04.04.1969
Line Up Barry Harris (p); Buster Williams (b); Albert ‘Tootie’ Heath (dr); Dexter Gordon (ts)
Style HARDBOP
Key Bb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class BLUES
MusicBrainz ID b9d15dba-98e7-444f-b8ab-16bf52f2e7c3
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Bb7   |Eb7   |Bb7   |Bb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Bb7   |D-7 G7 |C-7   |F7   |Bb7   |F7   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 777  
Number of Bars 145 bars  
Number of Choruses 12  
Mean Tempo 181.2 (UP)  
Event Density 4.04 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.36 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.69:1 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 36.4 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 46-84 (38) 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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