Gerry Mulligan “Walking Shoes”

Discographic Information

Instrument bs
Total Duration 63.0 s
Position in Track 00:51-01:54
Album Title Gerry Mulligan Quartet with Chet Baker
Label Giants of Jazz (CD 53027 AAD)
Recording Date 15.-16.10.1952
Line Up Gerry Mulligan (bs); Bobby Witlock (b); Carson Smith (b); Chico Hamilton (dr); Chet Baker (tp)
Style COOL
Key G-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID cc2ed944-cd91-46ec-b51c-bc9dff1f96e9
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||G   |C7   |G   |F7 E-7 |A-7   |C#-7 F#7 |G Go |A-7 D7 ||
A2: ||G   |C7   |G   |F7 E-7 |A-7   |C#-7 F#7 |G Go |A-7 D7 ||
B1: ||F#-7   |B7   |E-   |F#-7 B7 |E-   |A7   |A-7   |D7   ||
A3: ||G   |C7   |G   |F7 E7 |Eb7 D7 |A-7 D7 |G   |A-7 D7 |G   |G   |G   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 202  
Number of Bars 36 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 137.2 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 3.21 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.61 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.95:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 4 Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 44.1 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 38-68 (30) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 33.7 % 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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