Lee Konitz “Crosscurrent”

Discographic Information

Instrument as
Total Duration 29.8 s
Position in Track 00:56-01:26
Album Title Sax of a Kind
Label Membran Music Ltd. (222453-444/A)
Recording Date 1949-03-04
Line Up Wayne Marsh (ts); Billy Bauer (g); Arnold Fishkin (b); Harold Granowsky (dr); Lennie Tristano (p); Lee Konitz (as)
Style COOL
Key F-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 94f379da-5030-4cbf-95a8-372148a29376
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Fj7   |G-7 C7 |A-7   |G-7 C7 |F7   |Bbj7   |G-7 C7 |Fj7   ||
A2: ||Fj7   |G-7 C7 |A-7   |G-7 C7 |F7   |Bbj7   |G-7 C7 |Fj7   ||
B1: ||Bb-7   |Aj7   |Ab-7   |Gj7   |Gbj7   |F7 D7 |G-7   |C7   ||
A3: ||Fj7   |G-7 C7 |A-7   |G-7 C7 |F7   |Bbj7   |G-7 C7 |Fj7   |Fj7   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 205  
Number of Bars 32 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 255.8 (UP)  
Event Density 6.88 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 6.45 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.52:1 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 18.0 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 53-79 (26) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 38.0 % 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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