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Autotagging music with conditional restricted Boltzmann machines

@article{Mandel2011AutotaggingMW,
  title={Autotagging music with conditional restricted Boltzmann machines},
  author={Michael I. Mandel and Razvan Pascanu and H. Larochelle and Yoshua Bengio},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2011},
  volume={abs/1103.2832}
}
This paper describes two applications of conditional restricted Boltzmann machines (CRBMs) to the task of autotagging music. The first consists of training a CRBM to predict tags that a user would apply to a clip of a song based on tags already applied by other users. By learning the relationships between tags, this model is able to pre-process training data to significantly improve the performance of a support vector machine (SVM) autotagging. The second is the use of a discriminative RBM, a… 

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