Eric Dolphy “Dahomey Dance”

Discographic Information

Instrument as
Total Duration 135.2 s
Position in Track 06:10-08:25
Album Title The Heavyweight Champion - The Complete Atlantic Recordings CD 6
Label Atlantic Records (8122-71984-2/6)
Recording Date 1961-05-25
Line Up John Coltrane (ts); Eric Dolphy (as); Freddie Hubbard (tp); McCoy Tyner (p); Art Davis (b); Reggie Workman (b); Elvin Jones (dr)
Style POSTBOP
Key G-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class BLUES
MusicBrainz ID e57c469d-a5ed-4645-bb7c-586e308303bd
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||G7   |G7   |G7   |G7913   |F7   |F7   |G7   |G7913   |Dsus7   |D7   |G7   |G7913   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 552  
Number of Bars 73 bars  
Number of Choruses 6  
Mean Tempo 128.9 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 4.08 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 7.61 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.63:1 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 38.0 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 46-87 (41) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 40.0 % 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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