Extracting vocal melody from karaoke music audio

@article{Zhu2005ExtractingVM,
  title={Extracting vocal melody from karaoke music audio},
  author={Yongwei Zhu and Sheng Gao},
  journal={2005 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo},
  year={2005},
  pages={4 pp.-}
}
Extracting the melody from polyphonic musical audio is a nontrivial research problem. This paper presents an approach for vocal melody extraction from dual channel Karaoke music audio. The extracted melody corresponds to the singing voice in the original performance channel, which can then be used for melody-based music retrieval. In the proposed technique, audio signals from both the accompaniment channel and the original performance channel are analyzed. The note partials are firstly… CONTINUE READING