Kenny Dorham “Serenity”

Discographic Information

Instrument tp
Total Duration 44.5 s
Position in Track 00:39-01:24
Album Title In’n’Out
Label Blue Note (BST 84166)
Recording Date 1964-04-10
Line Up Kenny Dorham (tp); McCoy Tyner (p); Richard Davis (b); Elvin Jones (dr); Joe Henderson (ts)
Style POSTBOP
Key Eb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID f0acb184-449e-4489-99b3-388b7c96d1ee
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Dm7b5   |G+7   |Abj7 Gbj7 |E-7 A7 |F-7 Bb7 |Ebj7 Dm7b5G7|C-7 C-7/Bb |Ab-7 Db7 |G+7 Gb7 |F7   |Ej7   |F-7 Bb+7 |Ebj7   |Dm7b5 G+7 ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 181  
Number of Bars 29 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 154.9 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 4.07 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 6.29 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.83:1 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 48.1 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 56-80 (24) 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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