Coleman Hawkins “It’s Only a Papermoon”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 57.7 s
Position in Track 00:55-01:53
Album Title Quadromania Jazz Edition, Coleman Hawkins, Dear Old Southland, CD 3
Label Membran Music Ltd. (22243944)
Recording Date 1949-12-21
Line Up Coleman Hawkins (ts); Nat Peck (tb); Hubert Fol (as); Jean Paul Mengon (p); Peirre Michelat (b); Kenny Clarke (dr)
Style SWING
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 D7 |G-7 C7NC|G-7 C7NC|F6   |F7  NC|Bb6 Gm7b5 |C7   |F6 C7 ||
A2: ||F6 D7 |G-7 C7 |G-7 C7 |F6   |F7   |Bb6 Gm7b5 |C7   |F6   ||
B1: ||Bb Bo |F/C D7 |G-7 C7 |F6 F7 |Bb Bo |F/C D7 |Am7b5 D7 |G-7 C7 ||
A3: ||F6 D7 |G-7 C7 |G-7 C7 |F6   |F7   |Bb6 Gm7b5 |C7   |F6   ||
I1: ||F6   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 257  
Number of Bars 32 bars  
Number of Choruses 1  
Mean Tempo 133.7 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 4.45 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 8.0 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.57:1 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 33.1 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 47-72 (25) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 37.7 % 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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