Bix Beiderbecke “Margie”

Discographic Information

Instrument cor
Total Duration 19.5 s
Position in Track 01:45-02:04
Album Title The Cradle Of Jazz - Jazz Lips CD 2
Label History (20.3013-HI)
Recording Date 1928-09-21
Line Up Bix Beiderbecke (cor); Bill Rank (tb); Izzy Friedman (cl); Min Leibrook (b); Lennie Hayton (p); Roy Bargy (p); George Marsh (dr)
Style TRADITIONAL
Key Eb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel TWOBEAT
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 43e09ccf-b2d1-47ad-b13e-e9c7fdc3d0fe
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Eb   |Eb   |Eb   |Eb7   |Ab   |Ab   |G7   |G7   |Eb   |Eb   |EbEb7D7Db7|C7   |F-7   |Bb7   |Eb   |Bb7   ||
I1: ||Eb   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 62  
Number of Bars 15 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 180.0 (UP)  
Event Density 3.19 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 4.22 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.17:1 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 25.8 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 62-75 (13) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 45.2 % 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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