Kenny Dorham “Blues in Be-Bop”

Discographic Information

Instrument tp
Total Duration 30.4 s
Position in Track 01:19-01:49
Album Title Quadromania Jazz Edition, Sonny Stitt, One O’Clock Jump, CD 1
Label Membran Music Ltd. (22482444)
Recording Date 1946-09-04
Line Up Kenny Dorham (tp); Sonny Stitt (as); Bud Powell (p); Al Hall (b); Al Hall (b); Kenny Clarke (dr)
Style BEBOP
Key Eb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class BLUES
MusicBrainz ID 3f9c0f89-0e80-4743-ac6c-ed6e3260bb27
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Ab7   |Ab7   |Eb7   |Eb7   |Bb7   |Ab7   |Eb7   |Eb7   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 158  
Number of Bars 24 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 186.7 (UP)  
Event Density 5.2 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 6.68 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.54:1 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 33.5 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 57-81 (24) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 42.4 % 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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