Music information retrieval for Turkish music: problems, solutions and tools

  • Bozkurt B
  • Gedik A
  • Karaosmanoglu M
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This study discusses differences between Turkish music and Western
music from an information retrieval perspective. It proposes use
of frequency histograms for various music information retrieval applications:
automatic tonic detection, makam classification, tuning analysis,
theory-practice mismatch measurement. It announces a Matlab toolbox:
Makam Toolbox 1.0 and a parametric database for Turkish music information
retrieval research.

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  • B Bozkurt

  • A C Gedik

  • M K Karaosmanoglu

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