Steve Lacy “Skippy”

Discographic Information

Instrument ss
Total Duration 86.6 s
Position in Track 00:25-01:52
Album Title Steve Lacy plays Thelonious Monk-Reflections
Label Original Jazz Classics/Prestige New Jazz (OJCCD-063-2)
Recording Date 1958-10-17
Line Up Steve Lacy (ss); Mal Waldron (p); Buell Neidlinger (b); Elvin Jones (dr)
Style HARDBOP
Key Ab-maj
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class FUNCTIONAL
MusicBrainz ID 1878c31b-afe9-433f-b25a-5b8141deedd5
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||D7 G7 |C7 F7 |Bb7 A7 |Ab7 Db7 |Gb7 F7 |Bb7 A7 |Ab7   |G7   |Gb7 F7 |E7 Eb7 |Ab7 G7 |Gb7 F7 |Bb7 A7 |Ab7 Db7 |F#7 B7 |E7 A7 ||
B1: ||D7 G7 |C7 F7 |Bb7 A7 |Ab7 Db7 |Gb7 F7 |Bb7 A7 |Ab7 Db7 |Gb7   |Db7C7B7Bb7|A7Ab7G7Gb7|B7Bb7A7Ab7|G7Gb7F7E7|Bb-7 Eb7 |Bb-7 Eb7 |Bb-7 Eb7 |Ab   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 582  
Number of Bars 96 bars  
Number of Choruses 3  
Mean Tempo 266.8 (UP)  
Event Density 6.72 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 6.05 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.28:1 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 16.8 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 58-86 (28) 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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