publications

… of the GTCMT music informatics group (RSS)

2017

Wu, Chih-Wei ; Vinton, Mark

Blind Bandwidth Extension using K-Means and Support Vector Regression Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP), IEEE, New Orleans, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio signal processing, machine learning, quality enhancement, restoration

Pati, Kumar Ashis ; Lerch, Alexander

A Dataset and Method for Electric Guitar Solo Detection in Rock Music Inproceedings

Proceedings of the AES Conference on Semantic Audio, Audio Engineering Society (AES), Erlangen, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, audio, dataset, feature analysis, guitar solo detection, machine learning, music, music information retrieval

Vidwans, Amruta ; Gururani, Siddharth ; Wu, Chih-Wei ; Subramanian, Vinod ; Swaminathan, Rupak Vignesh ; Lerch, Alexander

Objective descriptors for the assessment of student music performances Inproceedings

Proceedings of the AES Conference on Semantic Audio, Audio Engineering Society (AES), Erlangen, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, assessment, audio, Computer sound processing, Content analysis (Communication), education, machine learning, music, music performance

Gururani, Siddharth ; Lerch, Alexander

Automatic Sample Detection in Polyphonic Music Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), ISMIR, Suzhou, 2017.

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Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lerch, Alexander

Automatic drum transcription using the student-teacher learning paradigm with unlabeled music data Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), ISMIR, Suzhou, 2017.

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Southall, Carl; Wu, Chih-Wei; Lerch, Alexander; Hockman, Jason A

MDB Drums --- An Annotated Subset of MedleyDB for Automatic Drum Transcription Inproceedings

Late Breaking Demo (Extended Abstract), Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), International Society for Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), Suzhou, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, annotation, audio, dataset, drums

Gururani, Siddharth; Lerch, Alexander

Mixing Secrets: A multitrack dataset for instrument detection in polyphonic music Inproceedings

Late Breaking Demo (Extended Abstract), Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), International Society for Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), Suzhou, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, dataset, instrument classification, multi-track

Chen, Zhiqian; Wu, Chih-Wei; Lu, Yen-Cheng; Lerch, Alexander; Lu, Chang-Tien

Learning to Fuse Music Genres with Generative Adversarial Dual Learning Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), New Orleans, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: GAN, genre, music generation, symbolic

2016

Freeman, Jason ; Lerch, Alexander ; Paradis, Matthew (Ed.)

Proceedings of the 2nd Web Audio Conference (WAC-2016) Book

Atlanta, 2016, ISBN: 978-0-692-61973-5.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, proceedings, webaudio

Laguna, Christopher ; Lerch, Alexander

An Efficient Algorithm For Clipping Detection And Declipping Audio Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 141st AES Convention, Audio Engineering Society (AES), Los Angeles, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, audio, audio signal processing, declipping, music, restoration, webaudio

Lu, Yen-Cheng ; Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lu, Chang-Tien ; Lerch, Alexander

An Unsupervised Approach to Anomaly Detection in Music Datasets Inproceedings

Proceedings of the ACM SIGIR Conference (SIGIR), pp. 749–752, ACM, Pisa, 2016, ISBN: 978-1-4503-4069-4.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: anomaly detection, audio, data clean-up, dataset, machine learning, music, music genre retrieval, music information retrieval

Lu, Yen-Cheng ; Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lu, Chang-Tien ; Lerch, Alexander

Automatic Outlier Detection in Music Genre Datasets Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), ISMIR, New York, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: anomaly detection, audio, data clean-up, dataset, music, music genre retrieval, music information retrieval, outlier

Winters, Michael R; Gururani, Siddharth ; Lerch, Alexander

Automatic Practice Logging: Introduction, Dataset & Preliminary Study Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), New York, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: alignment, analysis, audio, audio analysis, music, music information retrieval, music performance, piano, practice

Wu, Chih-Wei ; Gururani, Siddharth ; Laguna, Christopher ; Pati, Ashis ; Vidwans, Amruta ; Lerch, Alexander

Towards the Objective Assessment of Music Performances Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC), pp. 99–103, San Francisco, 2016, ISBN: 1-879346-65-5.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, assessment, audio, education, machine learning, music, music performance

Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lerch, Alexander

On Drum Playing Technique Detection in Polyphonic Mixtures Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), New York, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, drum transcription, drums, machine learning, music, music information retrieval, nmf, non-negative matrix factorization, playing technique

Xambo, Anna ; Lerch, Alexander ; Freeman, Jason

Learning to code through MIR Inproceedings

Late Breaking Demo (Extended Abstract), Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), New York, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: earsketch, education, learning, music information retrieval

2015

Gupta, Udit ; Moore II, Elliot ; Lerch, Alexander

On the Perceptual Relevance of Objective Source Separation Measures for Singing Voice Separation Inproceedings

Proceedings of the Workshop on Applications of Signal Processing to Audio and Acoustics (WASPAA), IEEE, New Paltz, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: assessment, audio, listening test, machine learning, music, singing voice separation

Lykartsis, Athanasios ; Lerch, Alexander ; Weinzierl, Stefan

Analysis of Speech Rhythm for Language Identification Based on Beat Histograms Inproceedings

Proceedings of the DAGA (Jahrestagung fur Akustik), Nuremberg, 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, beat histogram, language, machine learning, rhythm, speech

Lykartsis, Athanasios ; Lerch, Alexander

Beat Histogram Features for Rythm-based Musical Genre Classification Using Multiple Novelty Functions Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFX), Trondheim, Norway, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, beat histogram, genre, machine learning, music, music genre classification, music information retrieval, rhythm

Lykartsis, Athanasios ; Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lerch, Alexander

Beat Histogram Features from NMF-Based Novelty Functions for Music Classification Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), ISMIR, Malaga, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, beat histogram, machine learning, music, music genre classification, music information retrieval, nmf, non-negative matrix factorization, novelty function

O'Brien, Cian ; Lerch, Alexander

Genre-Specific Key Profiles Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Computer Music Conference (ICMC), ICMA, Denton, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, key profile, machine learning, music, music genre, music information retrieval, musical key, pitch chroma, pitch content

Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lerch, Alexander

Drum Transcription using Partially Fixed Non-Negative Matrix Factorization Inproceedings

Proceedings of the European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO), EURASIP, Nice, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, drum transcription, drums, machine learning, music, music information retrieval, nmf, non-negative matrix factorization

Wu, Chih-Wei ; Lerch, Alexander

Drum Transcription using Partially Fixed Non-Negative Matrix Factorization With Template Adaptation Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), ISMIR, Malaga, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: adaptation, audio, audio analysis, drum transcription, drums, machine learning, music, music information retrieval, nmf, non-negative matrix factorization

Zhou, Xinquan ; Lerch, Alexander

Chord Detection Using Deep Learning Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), ISMIR, Malaga, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, chord detection, deep learning, machine learning, music, music information retrieval

2014

von Coler, Henrik ; Lerch, Alexander

CMMSD: A Data Set for Note-Level Segmentation of Monophonic Music Inproceedings

Proceedings of the AES 53rd International Conference on Semantic Audio, Audio Engineering Society (AES), London, UK, 2014.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, dataset, machine learning, monophonic, music, music information retrieval, onset detection

Lerch, Alexander

Music Information Retrieval Incollection

Weinzierl, Stefan (Ed.): Akustische Grundlagen der Musik, (5), pp. 79–102, Laaber, 2014, ISBN: 978-3-89007-699-7.

BibTeX | Tags: music information retrieval

2013

Kraft, Sebastian ; Lerch, Alexander ; Zölzer, Udo

The Tonalness Spectrum: Feature-Based Estimation of Tonal Components Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects, Maynooth, 2013.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, audio analysis, features, machine learning, music, music information retrieval, tonality, tonalness

2012

Lerch, Alexander

An Introduction to Audio Content Analysis: Applications in Signal Processing and Music Informatics Book

Wiley-IEEE Press, Hoboken, 2012, ISBN: 978-1-118-26682-3.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, audio, audio signal processing, book, feature extraction, information, listening, machine learning, machine listening, music, music analysis, music informatics, music information retrieval, retrieval, signal

2011

Kirchhoff, Holger ; Lerch, Alexander

Evaluation of Features for Audio-to-Audio Alignment Journal Article

Journal of New Music Research, 40 (1), pp. 27–41, 2011.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio analysis, audio-audio alignment, dynamic time warping, features, music information retrieval, pitch chroma

Lerch, Alexander

Software-gestützte Merkmalsextraktion für die musikalische Aufführungsanalyse Incollection

von Loesch, Heinz ; Weinzierl, Stefan (Ed.): Gemessene Interpretation - Computergestützte Aufführungsanalyse im Kreuzverhör der Disziplinen, pp. 205–212, Schott, Mainz, 2011, ISBN: 978-3-7957-0771-2.

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Ness, Steven R; Lerch, Alexander ; Tzanetakis, George

Strategies for Orca Call Retrieval to Support Collaborative Annotation of a Large Archive Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP), IEEE, Hangzhou, 2011, ISBN: 978-1-4577-1434-4.

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2010

Wiesener, Constantin ; Flohrer, Tim ; Lerch, Alexander ; Weinzierl, Stefan

Adaptive Noise Reduction for Real-time Applications Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 128th Audio Engineering Society Convention (Preprint #8048), Audio Engineering Society, London, 2010.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio processing, denoising, noise reduction, real-time

2009

Lerch, Alexander

Software-Based Extraction of Objective Parameters from Music Performances Book

GRIN Verlag, München, 2009, ISBN: 978-3-640-29496-1.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: analysis, audio, content, information, music, performance, retrieval

2008

Lerch, Alexander ; Weinzierl, Stefan

Digitale Audiotechnik: Grundlagen Incollection

Weinzierl, Stefan (Ed.): Handbuch der Audiotechnik, pp. 785–811, Springer, Berlin, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-34300-4.

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Lerch, Alexander

Bitratenreduktion Incollection

Weinzierl, Stefan (Ed.): Handbuch der Audiotechnik, pp. 849–884, Springer, Berlin, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-34300-4.

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Yogev, Noam ; Lerch, Alexander

A System for Automatic Audio Harmonization ( Ein System für automatische Audio-Harmonisierung) Inproceedings

Proceedings of the VdT International Convention (25. Tonmeistertagung), Leipzig, 2008.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: audio, chords, harmonization, hmm, voice leading

2006

Lerch, Alexander

On the Requirement of Automatic Tuning Frequency Estimation Inproceedings

Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), Victoria, 2006.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: frequency, tuning

2005

Lerch, Alexander ; Eisenberg, Gunnar ; Tanghe, Koen

FEAPI: A Low Level Feature Extraction Plugin API Inproceedings

Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFX), Madrid, 2005.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: API, audio analysis, feature extraction, music information retrieval, open source

Lerch, Alexander ; Klich, Ingmar-Leander

On the Evaluation of Automatic Onset Tracking Systems Technical Report

zplane.development Berlin, 2005.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: evaluation, onset detection

2004

Burred, Juan José ; Lerch, Alexander

Hierarchical Automatic Audio Signal Classification Journal Article

Journal of the Audio Engineering Society (JAES), 52 (7/8), pp. 724–739, 2004.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: classification, hierarchical classification, music genre, music information retrieval

Lerch, Alexander

Ein Ansatz zur automatischen Erkennung der Tonart in Musikdateien Inproceedings

Proceedings of the VDT International Audio Convention (23. Tonmeistertagung), Leipzig, 2004.

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2003

Burred, Juan José ; Lerch, Alexander

A Hierarchical Approach to Automatic Musical Genre Classification Inproceedings

Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects (DAFX), London, 2003.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: classification, hierarchical classification, music genre, music information retrieval

2001

Baumgarte, Frank ; Lerch, Alexander

Delayed Contribution Document 6Q/18-E: Implementation of Recommendation ITU-R BS.1387 (PEAQ) Miscellaneous

2001.

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