Phrase-Level Modeling of Expression in Violin Performances

  title={Phrase-Level Modeling of Expression in Violin Performances},
  author={Fabio J. M. Ortega and Sergio I. Giraldo and Alfonso P{\'e}rez and Rafael Ram{\'i}rez},
  journal={Frontiers in Psychology},
Background: Expression is a key skill in music performance, and one that is difficult to address in music lessons. Computational models that learn from expert performances can help providing suggestions and feedback to students. Aim: We propose and analyze an approach to modeling variations in dynamics and note onset timing for solo violin pieces with the purpose of facilitating expressive performance learning in new pieces, for which no reference performance is available. Method: The method… 

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