Lee Konitz “Wow”

Discographic Information

Instrument as
Total Duration 20.9 s
Position in Track 00:41-01:02
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 20c1afef-6aa7-4db4-88f1-a917954037e8
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||G-7   |C7   |F6   |A- Abj7 |Gj7   |Gb-7   |F6   |F#o   ||
B1: ||G-7   |C7   |F6   |A-7 Abj7 |Gj7   |Gb-7   |Fj7   |Fj7   ||
I1: ||C-   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 119  
Number of Bars 15 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 173.7 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 5.7 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 7.86 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.43:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 4 Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 12.6 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 57-78 (21) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 26.9 % 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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