John Coltrane “My Favorite Things”

Discographic Information

Instrument ss
Total Duration 141.9 s
Position in Track 07:19-09:41
Album Title The Heavyweight Champion - The Complete Atlantic Recordings CD 4
Label Atlantic Records (8122-71984-2/4)
Recording Date 1960-10-21
Line Up John Coltrane (ss); McCoy Tyner (p); Steve Davis (b); Elvin Jones (dr)
Style POSTBOP
Key E-min
Signature 3/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class MODAL
MusicBrainz ID 4715b9e2-849a-4849-b32c-8e1f07311572
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  |E-7  ||
I1: ||E-7  |E-7 NC||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 743  
Number of Bars 141 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 179.3 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 5.24 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.26 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.7:1 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 38.5 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 59-87 (28) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 26.1 % 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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