Steve Lacy “Let’s Cool One”

Discographic Information

Instrument ss
Total Duration 115.2 s
Position in Track 02:48-04:43
Album Title Steve Lacy featuring Roswell Rudd, Don Cherry, Carl Brown, Bill Higgins, Winton Kelly, Buell Neidlinger, Dennis Charles and Henry Grimes
Label Giants of Jazz (CD 53260)
Recording Date 1961-11-14
Line Up Steve Lacy (ss); Don Cherry (trp); Carl Brown (b). Billy Higgins (dr)
Style HARDBOP
Key Eb-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID c102b624-9618-4157-a64f-8a02f5267f67
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||Ebj7   |F-7 Bb7 |Ebj7 F-7G-7|C7   |F-7   |Bb7   |Eb C7 |F-7 Bb7 ||
A2: ||Ebj7   |F-7 Bb7 |Ebj7 F-7G-7|C7   |F-7   |Bb7   |Eb   |Eb   ||
B1: ||Bb-7   |Eb7   |Abj7   |Abj7   |C-7   |F7   |F-7   |Bb7   ||
A3: ||Ebj7   |F-7 Bb7 |Ebj7 F-7G-7|C7   |F-7   |Bb7   |Eb   |Eb   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 352  
Number of Bars 63 bars  
Number of Choruses 2  
Mean Tempo 132.2 (MEDIUM)  
Event Density 3.06 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.54 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.29:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 1+ Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 44.3 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 56-95 (39) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 39.8 % 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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