Thursday, May 14, 2009

From a Queen Song to a Better Music Search Engine

My recent ICASSP paper described a Dynamic Texture Model that can capture both the timbral AND temporal qualities of music. An article about this and how it contributes to our music search project by solving the "Bohemian Rhapsody Problem" just got posted on the Jacob's School of Engineering Site, UCSD's site and!

Read the article here and check out how the system can automatically divide Bohemian Rhapsody into homogenous segments and then we can tag each segment individually, rather than treating the whole song as a single unit: