Coleman Hawkins “Perdido”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 89.0 s
Position in Track 00:46-02:15
Album Title Quadromania Jazz Edition, Coleman Hawkins, Dear Old Southland, CD 3
Label Membran Music Ltd. (22243944)
Recording Date 1950
Line Up Rex Stewart (cor); Tyree Glenn (tb); Coleman Hawkins (ts); Claude Hopkins (p); Billy Bauer (g); Arvell Shaw (b); Cozy Cole (dr)
Style SWING
Key Bb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 9b41dfd1-4eab-4edd-a703-d9a277c408d8
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||C-7   |F7   |Bb6   |D-7 G7 |C-7   |F7   |Bb6   |D-7 G7 ||
A2: ||C-7   |F7   |Bb6   |D-7 G7 |C-7   |F7   |Bb6   |Bb6   ||
B1: ||D7   |D7   |G79   |G+7   |C7   |C7   |F7   |F7   ||
A3: ||C-7   |F7   |Bb6   |D-7 G7 |C-7   |F7   |Bb6   |D-7 G7 ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 468  
Number of Bars 66 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 177.5 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 5.26 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 7.11 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.67:1 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 17.3 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 46-77 (31) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 39.7 % 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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