Clifford Brown “George’s Dilemma”

Discographic Information

Instrument tp
Total Duration 100.7 s
Position in Track 01:07-02:47
Album Title Brownie - The Complete EmArecy Recordings of Clifford Brown (Disc 9)
Label Nippon Phonogram Co., Ltd.0 (838 315-2)
Recording Date 1955-02-24
Line Up Clifford Brown (tp); Harold Land (ts); Richie Powell (p); George Morrow (b); Max Roach (dr)
Style HARDBOP
Key Db-min
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel A:LATIN/B:SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID ae5aaf5e-54a0-436e-862c-bfb6e36079e9
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Db-7   |Dj7   |Db-7   |B7   |Db-7   |Db-7   |Eb7 Ab7 |Db-7   ||
A2: ||Db-7   |Dj7   |Db-7   |B7   |Db-7   |Db-7   |Eb7 Ab7 |Db-7   ||
B1: ||Gb-7   |B7   |Ab-7 Aj7 |Ab-7 Go |Gb-7   |B7   |Ej7 Aj7 |Dj7 Eb-7Ab7||
A3: ||Db-7   |Dj7   |Db-7   |B7   |Db-7   |Db-7   |Eb7 Ab7 |Db-7   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 429  
Number of Bars 65 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 154.8 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 4.26 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 6.61 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.53:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 2+ Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 29.6 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 56-81 (25) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 41.7 % 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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