Music Analysis

Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven

Quantitative research of the String Quartets by Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven (2019-present)

Contour Similarity Algorithms

The Musical Contour literature provides multiple algorithms for melodic contour similarity. However, most of them are limited in use by the melody length of input data. In this paper I review these algorithms, propose two new algorithms, compare them …

Rameau

Algorithms for automatic harmonic analysis (2007-2009)

Functional Harmonic Analysis and Computational Musicology in Rameau

In this paper we present the infrastructure for computational musicology and functional harmonic analysis in Rameau, a framework for experimentation with musicological ideas in software. Rameau supports out of the box chord labeling, key finding, …

Rameau: A system for automatic harmonic analysis

Automated harmonic analysis is an important and interesting music research topic. Although many researchers have studied solutions to this problem, there is no comprehensive and systematic comparison of the many techniques proposed. In this paper we …