Benny Goodman “Tiger Rag”

Discographic Information

Instrument cl
Total Duration 29.6 s
Position in Track 00:54-01:24
Album Title Combos (1935-41)
Label History - (Trumpets of Jericho)s (20.1975-HI)
Recording Date 1936-12-02
Line Up Teddy Wilson (p); Gene Krupa (dr); Benny Goodman (cl)
Style SWING
Key Ab-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 550eb0cf-ced6-4e63-b2b8-cff9650be6f3
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Ab   |Ab   ||
B1: ||Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab7   |Ab7   |Db   |Db   |Db   |Db-   |Ab   |F7   |Bb7   |Eb7   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab   |Ab   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 180  
Number of Bars 33 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 268.0 (UP)  
Event Density 6.08 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.44 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.41:1 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 15.6 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 51-72 (21) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 61.7 % 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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