Jul 25 2008

Conference Program

Published by ykim

See also papers indexed by author.

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
8:45-9:00 Opening Remarks
09:00-11:00 Tutorials AM Invited Speaker Invited Panel Discussion Keynote Speaker Plenary Sessions
7, 8, 9
Plenary Session 1 Plenary Session 3 Plenary Session 5
11:00-13:00 Poster Session 1 Poster Session 3 Poster Session 5 Late-Breaking/
Demo Session
(on your own)
13:00-15:00 Tutorials PM Lunch
Closing Remarks
15:00-16:00 Plenary Session 2 Plenary Session 4 Plenary Session 6
16:00-18:00 Poster Session 2 Poster Session 4 MIREX Posters
18:00- Banquet:
Constitution Center


Mon 9.00 - 10.00

Invited Speaker

Mon 10:00 - 11:00

Plenary Session 1: User Interfaces and Visualization

10:00 Music Thumbnailer: Visualizing Musical Pieces in Thumbnail Images Based on Acoustic Features
Kazuyoshi Yoshii and Masataka Goto
10:20 MCIpa: A Music Content Information Player and Annotator for Discovering Music
Geoffroy Peeters, David Fenech and Xavier Rodet
10:40 Development of a Music Organizer for Children
Edmond Zhang and Sally Jo Cunningham

Mon 11:00 - 13:00

Poster Session 1a: Harmony

Poster Session 1b: Melody

Poster Session 1c: Timbre

Poster Session 1d: MIR Platforms

Mon 15:00 - 16:00

Plenary Session 2: Music Recommendation and Recognition

15:00 A Comparison of Signal-Based Music Recommendation to Genre Labels, Collaborative Filtering, Musicological Analysis, Human Recommendation, and Random Baseline
Terence Magno and Carl Sable
15:20 Development of An Automatic Music Selection System Based on Runner’s Step Frequency
Masahiro Niitsuma, Hiroshi Takaesu, Hazuki Demachi, Masaki Oono and Hiroaki Saito
15:40 A Robot Singer With Music Recognition Based on Real-Time Beat Tracking
Kazumasa Murata, Kazuhiro Nakadai, Kazuyoshi Yoshii, Ryu Takeda, Toyotaka Torii, Hiroshi G. Okuno, Yuji Hasegawa and Hiroshi Tsujino

Mon 16:00 - 18:00

Poster Session 2a: Music Recommendation and Organization

Poster Session 2b: Music Recognition and Visualization

Poster Session 2c: Knowledge Representation, Tags, Metadata

Poster Session 2d: Social and Music Networks

Tue 9:00 - 10:00

Invited Panel Discussion

  • Commercial Music Discovery and Recommendation

Tue 10:00 - 11:00

Plenary Session 3: Content-based Similarity & Retrieval 1

10:00 Hit Song Science is Not Yet a Science
Francois Pachet and Pierre Roy
10:20 Content-Based Musical Similarity Computation Using the Hierarchical Dirichlet Process
Matthew Hoffman, David Blei and Perry Cook
10:40 Learning a Metric for Music Similarity
Malcolm Slaney, Kilian Weinberger and William White

Tue 11:00 - 13:00

Poster Session 3a: Content-based Retrieval, Categorization and Similarity 1

Poster Session 3b: Computational Musicology

Poster Session 3c: OMR, Alignment and Annotation

Tue 15:00 - 16:00

Plenary Session 4: Performance Analysis and Music Summarization

15:00 Using Expressive Trends for Identifying Violin Performers
Miguel Molina-Solana, Josep Lluis Arcos and Emilia Gomez
15:20 Hybrid Numeric/Rank Similarity Metrics for Musical Performance Analysis
Craig Sapp
15:40 Creating and Evaluating Multi-Phrase Music Summaries
Konstantinos Meintanis and Frank Shipman

Tue 16:00 - 18:00

Poster Session 4a: Data Exchange, Archiving and Evaluation

Poster Session 4b: Musical Expression and Meaning

Poster Session 4c: Automatic Music Analysis and Transcription

Wed 9:00 - 10:00

Keynote Speaker

Wed 10:00 - 11:00

Plenary Session 5: Content-based Similarity & Retrieval 2

10:00 Social Playlists and Bottleneck Measurements : Exploiting Musician Social Graphs Using Content-Based Dissimilarity and Pairwise Maximum Flow Values
Ben Fields, Kurt Jacobson, Christophe Rhodes and Michael Casey
10:20 Music Genre Classification: A Multilinear Approach
Ioannis Panagakis, Emmanouil Benetos and Constantine Kotropoulos
10:40 Combining Features Extracted From Audio, Symbolic and Cultural Sources
Cory McKay and Ichiro Fujinaga

Wed 11:00 - 13:00

Poster Session 5a: Content-based Retrieval, Categorization and Similarity 2

Poster Session 5b: Feature Representation

Poster Session 5c: Rhythm and Meter

Poster Session 5d: MIR Methods

Wed 15:00 - 16:00

Plenary Session 6: MIR Methods and Platforms

15:00 A Tunneling-Vantage Indexing Method for Non-Metrics
Rainer Typke and Agatha Walczak-Typke
15:20 The Perlhumdrum and Perllilypond Toolkits for Symbolic Music Information Retrieval
Ian Knopke
15:40 Support for MIR Prototyping and Real-Time Applications in the ChucK Programming Language
Rebecca Fiebrink, Ge Wang and Perry Cook

Wed 16:00 - 18:00

MIREX Poster Session

Thu 9:00 - 11:00

Plenary Session 7: Melody and Rhythm

09:00 Melody Expectation Method Based on GTTM and TPS
Masatoshi Hamanaka, Keiji Hirata and Satoshi Tojo
09:20 Rhythm Complexity Measures: A Comparison of Mathematical Models of Human Perception and Performance
Eric Thul and Godfried Toussaint

Plenary Session 8: Knowledge Representation, Tags, Metadata and Web Mining

09:40 Connecting the Dots: Music Metadata Generation, Schemas and Applications
Nik Corthaut, Sten Govaerts, Katrien Verbert and Erik Duval
10:00 The Quest for Musical Genres: Do the Experts and the Wisdom of Crowds Agree?
Mohamed Sordo, Oscar Celma, Martin Blech and Enric Guaus

Plenary Session 9: OMR and Music Alignment

10:20 Automatic Mapping of Scanned Sheet Music to Audio Recordings
Christian Fremerey, Meinard Mueller, Frank Kurth and Michael Clausen
10:40 Gamera Versus Aruspix: Two Optical Music Recognition Approaches
Laurent Pugin, Jason Hockman, John Ashley Burgoyne and Ichiro Fujinaga

Thu 11:00-13:00

Late-Breaking / Demo Session



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