Don Ellis “Sweet and Lovely”

Discographic Information

Instrument tp
Total Duration 115.4 s
Position in Track 00:58-02:54
Album Title Giants of Jazz: Don Ellis featuring Paul Bley, Steve Swallow, Gary Peacock, Nick Martins, Jaki Byard, Ron Carter and Charlie Persip
Label Sarabandas srl (Giants of Jazz) (CD 53262)
Recording Date 1961-04-21
Line Up Don Ellis (tp); Paul Bley (p); Steve Swallow (b)
Style POSTBOP
Key C-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID f21c72f6-0ad6-4c3f-bb8b-7a86b3f66983
More Info Wikipedia

Piano Roll

../../_images/PianoRoll_DonEllis_SweetAndLovely.jpg

MIDI

Download MIDI File

Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||G-7   |C7   |G-7   |C7   |F7   |Bbj7 Eb7 |Cj7 G7 |C6   ||
A2: ||G-7   |C7   |G-7   |C7   |F7   |Bbj7 Eb7 |Cj7 G7 |C6   ||
B1: ||F-7 Bb7 |Cj7   |F-7 Bb7 |Cj7   |Ab-7 Db7 |Ebj7   |Eb-7 Ab7 |D-7 G7 ||
A3: ||G-7   |C7   |G-7   |C7   |F7   |Bbj7 Eb7 |Cj7 G7 |C6   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 331  
Number of Bars 65 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 134.1 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 2.87 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.13 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.02:1 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 48.9 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 55-86 (31) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 49.2 % Share of notes with direction reversal (i.e, minima and maxima of pitch contour).

Extended Chordal Diatonic Pitch Class Histogram

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_CDPCX_hist.png

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

Pitch Class Histogram

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_PC_hist.png

MIDI Pitch Histogram

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_PITCH_hist.png

Semitone Interval Histogram

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_INT_hist.png

Refined Contour Histogram

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_FUZZYINT_hist.png

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

Metrical Circle Map (N=48) Histogram

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_MCM_hist.png

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

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_DURCLASS_hist.png

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

../../_images/DonEllis_SweetAndLovely_MLA_hist.png

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

More Info