Thesis icon

Thesis

Computing pitch names in tonal music: a comparative analysis of pitch spelling algorithms

Abstract:

A pitch spelling algorithm predicts the pitch names (e.g., C♯4, B♭5 etc.) of the notes in a passage of tonal music, when given the onset-time, MIDI note number and possibly the duration and voice of each note. A new algorithm, called ps13, was compared with the algorithms of Longuet-Higgins, Cambouropoulos, Temperley and Chew and Chen by running various versions of these algorithms on a ‘clean’, score-derived test corpus, C, containing 195972 notes, equally divided betwee...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Music Faculty
Oxford college:
St Anne's College
Role:
Author

Contributors

Division:
HUMS
Department:
Music Faculty
Role:
Supervisor
Division:
HUMS
Department:
Music Faculty
Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2007
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subjects:
UUID:
uuid:fa543bd6-cbdc-4206-a6f6-518f54c8c49a
Local pid:
ora:6787
Deposit date:
2013-03-27

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP