Charlie Parker “Embraceable You”

Discographic Information

Instrument as
Total Duration 107.9 s
Position in Track 00:08-01:56
Album Title Boss Bird Disc 2
Label Proper Records (P1282)
Recording Date 1947-10-28
Line Up Miles Davis (tp); Charlie Parker (as); Duke Jordan (p); Tommy Potter (b); Max Roach (dr)
Style BEBOP
Key F-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||F6   |Abo   |G-7   |C7   |G-7 G-/F |Gm7b5 C7 |F6   |E7 A7 |D-7   |Bm7b5 E7 |A-7   |Fm7b5 F-7 |E-7 A7 |D-7 G7 |C7   |G-7 C7 ||
B1: ||F6   |Abo   |G-7   |C7   |G-7 G-7/F |Gm7b5 C7 |F6 D-7 |C-7 F7 |Bbj7   |Em7b5 A79b |D-7   |Bm7b5 Bb-7 |A-7 D7 |G-79b C79b |A-7 D7 |G-7 C7 ||
I1: ||F6   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 450  
Number of Bars 32 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 72.3 (SLOW)  
Event Density 4.17 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 13.85 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.23:1 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 36.7 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 51-80 (29) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 43.1 % 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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