A melody-retrieval system on parallelized computers

Tomonari Sonoda, Toshiya Ikenaga, Kana Shimizu, Yoichi Muraoka

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Abstract

This paper describes a method for a WWW-based melody-retrieval system, takes a melody sung by a user as a search clue and sent over the Internet and uses it to retrieve the song's title from a music database of standard MIDI files(SMF). It was difficult to build a melody-retrieval service with a large database and with a lot of user accesses since it was quite difficult to build a system which could achieve both quick search and high matching accuracy. We propose a method of a scalable melody-retrieval system which achieves 70% matching accuracy against more than 20, 000 pieces of music and its search time is within a few seconds.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEntertainment Computing
Subtitle of host publicationTechnologies and Applications - IFlP 1st International Workshop on Entertainment Computing, IWEC 2002
PublisherSpringer New York LLC
Pages265-272
Number of pages8
ISBN (Print)9781475751536
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Jan 1
EventIFIP 1st International Workshop on Entertainment Computing, IWEC 2002 - Makuhari, Japan
Duration: 2002 May 142002 May 17

Publication series

NameIFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology
Volume112
ISSN (Print)1868-4238

Conference

ConferenceIFIP 1st International Workshop on Entertainment Computing, IWEC 2002
CountryJapan
CityMakuhari
Period02/5/1402/5/17

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Information Systems
  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Information Systems and Management

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    Sonoda, T., Ikenaga, T., Shimizu, K., & Muraoka, Y. (2003). A melody-retrieval system on parallelized computers. In Entertainment Computing: Technologies and Applications - IFlP 1st International Workshop on Entertainment Computing, IWEC 2002 (pp. 265-272). (IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology; Vol. 112). Springer New York LLC. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-35660-0_32