Von Freeman “Pass It On”

Discographic Information

Instrument ts
Total Duration 103.4 s
Position in Track 02:07-03:50
Album Title Rhythm In Mind
Label Novus (PD 90654)
Recording Date 1991-04-29
Line Up Steve Coleman (as); Dave Holland (b); Ed Blackwell (dr); Kevin Eubanks (g); Tommy Flanagan (p); Von Freeman (ts); Kenny Wheeler (tp, flgn)
Style FUSION
Key C-min
Signature 4/4
Groove/Feel FUNK
Tonality Class MODAL
MusicBrainz ID be9ebacf-9f1f-4fd1-aaf7-9fbc433fb714
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||C-7NC  |Eb   |C-7   |Eb   ||
A2: ||C-7   |Eb   |C-7   |Eb   ||
B1: ||F-   |Db   |F-   |Gb7   ||
A3: ||C-7   |Eb   |C-7   |Eb   ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 461  
Number of Bars 46 bars  
Number of Choruses 3  
Mean Tempo 105.9 (MEDIUM SLOW)  
Event Density 4.46 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 10.11 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 0.84:1 Ratio of longer to shorter eighth of beats with binary subdivision.
Metrical Centroid 2 Mean concentration of events in the bar, rounded and normalized to 4/4.
Syncopicity 39.3 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 48-90 (42) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 49.7 % 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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