Chet Baker “Long Ago and Far Away”

Discographic Information

Instrument tp
Total Duration 45.7 s
Position in Track 00:50-01:36
Album Title Let’s Get Lost
Label Giants of Jazz (CD 53100 AAD)
Recording Date 1955-03-07
Line Up Chet Baker (tp); Russ Freeman (p); Carson Smith (b); Bob Neel (dr)
Style COOL
Key G-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 334dc4be-0b25-44aa-b2ed-9f6a8020505d
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||G6 E-7 |A-7 D7 |Gj7 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G6 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G6 E7 |A-7 D7 ||
B1: ||Bb6 G-7 |C-7 F7 |Bbj7   |A7   |Dj7   |B-7   |A-7   |D7   ||
A2: ||G6 E-7 |A-7 D7 |Gj7 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G6 E-7 |A-7 D7 |G6 E7 |A-7 C7 ||
C1: ||D-7   |G7   |Cj7   |C-7 F7 |G6 Bbo |A-7 D7 |G6   |A-7 D7 ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 171  
Number of Bars 34 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 177.5 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 3.74 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.05 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.22:1 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 24.6 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 57-80 (23) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 38.6 % 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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