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Author Lorenzo, Pietro Di
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Content type Text
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Numerical Method ♦ Theoretical Mathematical Technique ♦ Psychological Experiment ♦ Historical Information ♦ Hausdorff Metric ♦ Frequency Spectrum ♦ Image Processing ♦ Specific Approach ♦ Several Mathematical Model ♦ Computational Tool ♦ Similarity Problem ♦ Musicological Analysis ♦ New Approach ♦ Melodic Similarity ♦ Midi Code ♦ Different Type ♦ Music Similarity ♦ Melodic One ♦ Melody Space ♦ Theo-retical Investigation ♦ Audio Sig-nal Analysis ♦ Experimental Result
Description 1. Background. The measure of Similarity in Music is based on different types of information related to specific approaches: symbolic (musicological analysis of scores, texts, historical information as well as numerical methods applied on scores, MIDI codes, etc.); acoustic (audio sig-nal analysis, frequency spectrum etc.) and subjective (theo-retical investigations and experimental results). There are several mathematical models that offer computational tools for music similarity (restricted to the melodic one). Unfor-tunately, comparisons with psychological experiment are missing. Moreover, up to our best knowledge, the applica-tions are strongly restricted to few examples. 2. Aims. We attack the similarity problem in music by using theoretical mathematical techniques appropriate to measure nearness between points or sets as in (digital) Image Processing,
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2006-01-01
Publisher Institution Seconda Università Di Napoli ♦ Ninth International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition