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Piano pedaller: a measurement system for classification and visualisation of piano pedalling techniques

  title={Piano pedaller: a measurement system for classification and visualisation of piano pedalling techniques},
  author={B. Liang and Gy{\"o}rgy Fazekas and Andrew P. McPherson and M. Sandler},
This paper presents the results of a study of piano pedalling techniques on the sustain pedal using a newly designed measurement system named Piano Pedaller. The system is comprised of an optical sensor mounted in the piano pedal bearing block and an embedded platform for recording audio and sensor data. This enables recording the pedalling gesture of real players and the piano sound under normal playing conditions. Using the gesture data collected from the system, the task of classifying these… Expand

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