Woody Shaw “In a Capricornian Way”

Discographic Information

Instrument cor
Total Duration 178.1 s
Position in Track 00:58-03:56
Album Title Stepping Stones: Live at the Village Vanguard
Label Columbia (JC 35560)
Recording Date 05.&06.08.1978
Line Up Woody Shaw (cor, flgn); Carter Jefferson (ts, ss); Onaje Allan Gumbs (p); Clint Houston (b); Victor Lewis (dr)
Style POSTBOP
Key  
Signature 3/4
Groove/Feel SWING
Tonality Class COLOR
MusicBrainz ID afd93afb-96b5-4efa-957c-d17d2110e49d
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Piano Roll

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MIDI

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Transcription

Chord changes of solo:

A1: ||D-7  |G-69  |D-7  |E-7  |D-7  |Eb7911#  |D-7  |A7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Gb-7  |B7  ||
A2: ||D-7  |G-69  |D-7  |E-7  |D-7  |Eb7911#  |D-7  |A7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Gb-7  |B7  ||
B1: ||G-7  |Ab-7  |G-7  |Ebsus7  |Bsus7  |Ebsus7  |Esus7/A  |Db+79# C+79#||
A3: ||D-7  |G-69  |D-7  |E-7  |D-7  |Eb7911#  |D-7  |A7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Fsus7  |Ebsus7  |Gb-7  |B7  ||

Statistics

Features

Number of Notes 864  
Number of Bars 170 bars  
Number of Choruses 3  
Mean Tempo 171.8 (MEDIUM UP)  
Event Density 4.85 Notes/s  
Metrical Event Density 5.08 Notes/bar  
Median Swing Ratio 1.37:1 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 32.9 % Share of syncopated notes.
Ambitus 56-87 (31) Min/max and range of MIDI pitches.
Extrema ratio 42.1 % 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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