Sonny Rollins “St. Thomas”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 92.5 s
Position in Track 00:49-02:22
Album Title Saxophone Collosus
Label Prestige (OJCCD-291-2)
Recording Date 1956-06-22
Line Up Tommy Flanagan (p); Doug Watkins (b); Max Roach (dr); Sonny Rollins (ts)
Style HARDBOP
Key C-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel LATIN
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 743ab1b8-c929-4f2f-8ee0-401a01434144
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||C69   |E-7 A7 |D-7 G7 |C69   |C69   |E-7 A7 |D-7 G7 |C69   ||
B1: ||Em7b5   |A79#   |D-7   |G7   |C69 C7 |Fj7 F#o |C/G G7 |C79   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 435  
Number of Bars 80 bars  
Number of Choruses 5  
Mean Tempo 207.0 (UP)  
Event Density 4.7 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.44 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.36:1 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 31.0 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 44-76 (32) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 48.5 % 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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