Reproducing Pitch Experiments in “ Measuring the Evolution of Contemporary Western Popular Music ”

@inproceedings{Raffel2013ReproducingPE,
  title={Reproducing Pitch Experiments in “ Measuring the Evolution of Contemporary Western Popular Music ”},
  author={Colin Raffel and Dan Ellis},
  year={2013}
}
The recent work “Measuring the Evolution of Contemporary Western Popular Music” [1] focuses on measuring large-scale trends in music over time. The authors analyzed acoustic features calculated from about 500,000 pieces of popular music spanning across 54 years. Their approach first subsamples the dataset so that the same number of tracks will be analyzed… CONTINUE READING