Gerry Mulligan “This Can’t Be Love”

Discographic Information

Instrument bs
Total Duration 167.8 s
Position in Track 03:24-06:12
Album Title Gerry Mulligan meets the Saxophonists
Label Verve Records (LC0383 AAD)
Recording Date 1957-10-12
Line Up Gerry Mulligan (bs); Stan Getz (ts); Lou Levy (p); Ray Brown (b); Stan Levey (dr)
Style COOL
Key Ab-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 04b132d7-2352-4312-b134-b68c2580106c
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Ab6   |Ab6   |Db7   |Db7   |Abj7   |F-7   |Bb-7   |Eb7   ||
A2: ||Ab6   |Ab6   |Db7   |Db7   |C-7 F-7 |Bb-7 Eb7 |Abj7   |Abj7   ||
B1: ||G-7   |C7   |F-7   |F-7   |Cm7b5   |F7alt   |Bb7   |Eb7   ||
A3: ||Abj7   |Abj7   |Db7   |Db7   |C-7 F-7 |Bb-7 Eb7 |Ab6   |Bb-7 Eb7 ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 960  
Number of Bars 188 bars  
Number of Choruses 6  
Mean Tempo 269.1 (UP)  
Event Density 5.72 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.1 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.3:1 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 17.8 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 41-68 (27) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 38.1 % 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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