Musical Bass-Line Pattern Clustering and Its Application to Audio Genre Classification

@inproceedings{Tsunoo2009MusicalBP,
  title={Musical Bass-Line Pattern Clustering and Its Application to Audio Genre Classification},
  author={Emiru Tsunoo and Nobutaka Ono and Shigeki Sagayama},
  booktitle={ISMIR},
  year={2009}
}
This paper discusses a new approach for clustering musical bass-line patterns representing particular genres and its application to audio genre classification. Many musical genres are characterized not only by timbral information but also by distinct representative bass-line patterns. So far this kind of temporal features have not so effectively been utilized. In particular, modern music songs mostly have certain fixed bar-long bass-line patterns per genre. For instance, while frequently bass… CONTINUE READING