Dizzy Gillespie “Groovin’ High”

Discographic Information

Instrument tp
Total Duration 81.6 s
Position in Track 02:32-03:54
Album Title Jazz Gallery, Dizzy Gillespie, CD 1
Label BMG/Makin’ Friends records (74321 14165 2)
Recording Date 1945-12-29
Line Up Dizzy Gillespie (tp); Charlie Parker (as); Milt Jackson (vib); Al Haig (p); Ray Brown (b); Stan Levey (dr)
Style BEBOP
Key Db-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID decb1614-062d-4635-ad5c-55c17cb55541
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Ebj7   |Ebj7   |Am7b5   |D7   |Ebj7   |Ebj7   |Gm7b5   |C7   |F7   |F7   |F-7   |Bb7   |G-7   |F#-7   |F-7   |Bb7   ||
A2: ||Ebj7   |Ebj7   |Am7b5   |D7   |Ebj7   |Ebj7   |Gm7b5   |C7   |F7   |F7   |F-7   |Bb7   |F-7   |Ab-7 Db7 |Eb6   |F-7 Bb7 ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 442  
Number of Bars 62 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 181.9 (UP)  
Event Density 5.42 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 7.15 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.64:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 2+ Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 23.5 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 56-90 (34) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 41.0 % 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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