Music style mining and classification by melody

Man-Kwan Shan, Fang-Fei Kuo, Mao-Fu Chen
Proceedings. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo  
Music style is one of the features that people used to classify music. Discovery of music style is helpful for the design of content-based music retrieval system. In this paper we investigated the mining and classification of music style by melody from a collection of MIDI music. We extracted the chord from the melody and investigate the representation of extracted features and corresponding mining techniques for music classification. Experimental results show that the classification accuracy
more » ... fication accuracy achieved about 70% to 84% for 2-way classification.
doi:10.1109/icme.2002.1035727 dblp:conf/icmcs/ShanKC02 fatcat:x4edd2u5gzhq3mh6sp5kat562u