Pat Metheny “Nothing Personal”

Discographic Information

Instrument g
Total Duration 73.5 s
Position in Track 01:05-02:18
Album Title Michael Brecker
Label Impulse! Records (MCAD-5980)
Recording Date 1987
Line Up Michel Brecker (ts); Charlie Haden (b); Jack DeJohnette (dr); Pat Metheny (g); Kenny Kirkland (key)
Style POSTBOP
Key G-min
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class BLUES
MusicBrainz ID f112a4bc-e042-4529-aa32-06ecd26dcb10
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   |C-7   |C-7   |C-7   |C-7   |G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   |Eb7   |Eb7   |D7   |D7   |G-   |G-   |G-   |G-   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 416  
Number of Bars 74 bars  
Number of Choruses 3  
Mean Tempo 242.1 (UP)  
Event Density 5.66 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.6 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.19:1 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 28.1 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 45-80 (35) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 36.1 % 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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