from manuscript to printing press to computer chip studying early music in digital format n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
From Manuscript to Printing Press to Computer Chip Studying Early Music in Digital Format PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
From Manuscript to Printing Press to Computer Chip Studying Early Music in Digital Format

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 60

From Manuscript to Printing Press to Computer Chip Studying Early Music in Digital Format - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 77 Views
  • Uploaded on

From Manuscript to Printing Press to Computer Chip Studying Early Music in Digital Format. Susan Forscher Weiss Johns Hopkins University Ichiro Fujinaga McGill University. Outline. History: Research & Pedagogy Databases Computer Applications Conclusions / Future.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'From Manuscript to Printing Press to Computer Chip Studying Early Music in Digital Format' - nat


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
from manuscript to printing press to computer chip studying early music in digital format

From Manuscript to Printing Press to Computer ChipStudying Early Music in Digital Format

Susan Forscher Weiss

Johns Hopkins University

Ichiro Fujinaga

McGill University

outline
Outline
  • History: Research & Pedagogy
  • Databases
  • Computer Applications
  • Conclusions / Future

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music research pedagogy
Music Research & Pedagogy
  • Old way
    • Primary sources: mss, prints (travel, permissions)
    • Books, periodicals, microfilms, photocopies
    • Slides, handouts, overhead transparencies
    • Analog recordings, video, scores

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music research pedagogy1
Music Research & Pedagogy
  • Intermediate solutions
    • Local database (on-line library catalogues)
    • E-mail, mailing lists
    • CD, DVD, CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

peabody renaissance cd rom
Peabody Renaissance CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

peabody renaissance cd rom1
Peabody Renaissance CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

peabody renaissance cd rom2
Peabody Renaissance CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

peabody renaissance cd rom3
Peabody Renaissance CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

peabody renaissance cd rom4
Peabody Renaissance CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

peabody renaissance cd rom5
Peabody Renaissance CD-ROM

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music research pedagogy2
Music Research & Pedagogy
  • New way
    • Web-based courses
    • Web databases
    • Web resources
    • Web portals

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

course pages
Course Pages
  • MusL 242: Music of the Middle Ages and Renaissance (C. Cyrus, Vanderbilt)
  • MUSIC 310: Ancient and Medieval Music (T. Ward, UIUC)
  • The Gregorian Chant Home Page(P. Jeffery, Princeton)
  • Music 2223: Renaissance Music (G. Callon, Acadia)
  • Music 610.311: Music History I (S. F. Weiss, Johns Hopkins)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

webct s weiss
WebCT (S. Weiss)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

wegman demonstration of borrowing
Wegman: Demonstration of Borrowing

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

three types of databases
Three Types of Databases
  • General references
  • Specialized metadata
  • Music databases
    • Indices
    • Text
    • Facsimile

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

general references
General references
  • Grove Music Online

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

grove music online 2nd ed opera jazz 45 000 articles 6000 contributors
Grove Music Online (2nd ed., opera, jazz)45,000 articles, 6000 contributors

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

general references1
General references
  • Grove Music Online
  • RILM(Répertoire International des Littérature Musicales)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

general references2
General references
  • Grove Music Online
  • RILM (Répertoire International des Littérature Musicales)
  • RISM(Répertoire International des Sources Musicales)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

general references3
General references
  • Grove Music Online
  • RILM (Répertoire International des Littérature Musicales)
  • RISM (Répertoire International des Sources Musicales)
  • RELICS(Renaissance Liturgical Imprints: A Census)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

relics on mirlyn
RELICS on MIRLYN

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

general references4
General references
  • Grove Music Online
  • RILM (Répertoire International des Littérature Musicales)
  • RISM (Répertoire International des Sources Musicales)
  • RELICS(Renaissance Liturgical Imprints: A Census)
  • RIPM (Répertoire International de la Presse Musicales)
  • Music Index
  • International Index to the Performing Arts
  • Online journals
    • Early Music, Music Quarterly, etc.
    • JSTOR (back issues: all major music journals!)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

early music christopher page
Early Music (Christopher Page)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

specialized metadata composers
Specialized metadata: Composers
  • Dufay
  • Hildegard of Bingen
  • Ockeghem
  • Josquin
  • Dowland
  • Lawes
  • Machaut

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

machaut on the web
Machaut on the Web

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

specialized metadata portals
Specialized metadata: Portals
  • Classical Music Resources (Duke University)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

specialized metadata portals1
Specialized metadata: Portals
  • Classical Music Resources (Duke University)
  • Cecilia (UK and Ireland)
  • Ufficio Ricerca Fondi Musicali di Milano
  • Early Music FAQ (medieval.org)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

early music faq medieval org
Early Music FAQ (medieval.org)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

early music composers medieval org
Early Music Composers (medieval.org)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

specialized metadata sound recordings
Specialized metadata: Sound Recordings
  • WorldCat (OCLC: 1.7M recordings, 1.2M scores)
  • SONIC (LC: 2.5M recordings)
  • National Sound Archives (BL: 3M recordings)
  • allclassical.com
    • 100K albums
    • 250K compositions
    • 20K Medieval/Renaissance compositions
  • amazon.com

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases indices
Music databases (indices)
  • Themefinder (Stanford and Ohio State)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases indices1
Music databases (indices)
  • Themefinder (Stanford and Ohio State)
  • CANTUS (U. of Western Ontario, Canada)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

cantus 200k entries from 50 sources
CANTUS (200K entries from 50 sources)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases text
Music databases (text)
  • Center for the History of Music Theory and Literature(Indiana)
    • Thesaurus Musicarum Latinarum (TML)
    • Texts on Music in English (TME)
    • Traités français sur la musique (TFM)
    • Saggi musicali italiani (SMI)
  • Thesaurus musicarum italicarum (TMI)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases facsimile
Music databases (facsimile)
  • Scribe (La Trobe University, Australia)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

scribe database
Scribe database

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases facsimile1
Music databases (facsimile)
  • Scribe (La Trobe University, Australia)
  • Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music (Oxford)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

diamm oxford royal holloway
DIAMM (Oxford, Royal Holloway)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases facsimile2
Music databases (facsimile)
  • Scribe (La Trobe University, Australia)
  • Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music (Oxford)
  • Early English Books Online

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

early english books online w byrd
Early English Books Online (W. Byrd)

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases facsimile3
Music databases (facsimile)
  • Scribe (La Trobe University, Australia)
  • Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music (Oxford)
  • Early English Books Online
  • Dowland MS

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

dowland ms project
Dowland MS Project

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

music databases facsimile4
Music databases (facsimile)
  • Scribe (La Trobe University, Australia)
  • Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music (Oxford)
  • Early English Books Online
  • Dowland MS
  • Acadia Early Music Facsimile Archive

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

examples of computer applications in early music
Examples of Computer Applications in Early Music
  • Analysis of notational signs in 12th C. manuscripts
  • Comparison of motets with questionable attributions
  • Transcription of tablatures
  • Automatic fingering of English keyboard music
  • Divergence study by superimposing scanned images of printed music
  • Watermark study using digital image processing
  • Virtual restoration of manuscripts

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

palimpsest digital restoration corpus christi college oxford ms 144
Palimpsest: Digital restorationCorpus Christi College, Oxford MS 144

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

challenges and solutions
Challenges and Solutions
  • Challenges
    • Three types of music information
      • Metadata
      • Symbolic (text, scores, MIDI)
      • Audio
    • Non-standards formats
    • Disorganized Web
  • Possible solutions
    • Harvesting
    • Web Services
    • P2P audio distribution
    • Optical music recognition

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

optical music recognition omr
Optical Music Recognition (OMR)
  • Commercial software
    • SmartScore
    • SharpEye
    • Finale & Sibelius
  • Shareware software
    • OMeR
  • Open-source software
    • Gamera

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

thresholding screenshot in linux
Thresholding(screenshot in Linux)

OMR: Preprocessing

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

staff removal lute tablature
Staff removal: Lute tablature

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

slide57

Classifier: Lute tablature

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

staff removal neumes
Staff removal: Neumes

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

classifier neumes
Classifier: Neumes

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga

conclusion future
Conclusion / Future
  • Full-text, full-search scores
  • Public-domain recordings
  • Music portals with search

We’ve come a long way…

but…

we still have a long way to go.

RSA 2004 Weiss / Fujinaga