2nd Annual International Symposium on
Music Information Retrieval 2001


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Invited Speakers

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Accepted Papers

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Important Dates

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Monday, October 15, 2001
2-5pm Poster Session Setup, Frangipani Room
2:00-5:00pm Tour of IU Musical Arts Center and Cook Music Library: leaves from registration table in East Lounge at 2:00pm.
3-9pm E-mail room: IMU088 **
4-8pm Registration: East Lounge
6-8pm Reception/Poster Sessions: Frangipani (poster summaries?)
8-9pm Posters tear down and move to back of Alumni Hall
Tuesday, October 16, 2001
7am-9pm E-mail room, IMU088 **
7:30-8:30am Alumni Hall: Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-8:45am Welcome/Opening Remarks
8:45-10:45am Systems and Interfaces 1
8:45-9:30am Invited Speaker, Jef Raskin: Making Machines Palatable
9:30-9:55am Hoos et al.: GUIDO/MIR - an Experimental Musical Information Retrieval System based on GUIDO Music (PDF)
9:55-10:20am Pachet et al.: A Naturalist Approach to Music File Name Analysis (PDF)
10:20-10:45am Break/Refreshments
10:45-12:00 Systems and Interfaces 2
10:45-11:10 Ó Maídin: Score Processing for MIR (PDF)
11:10-11:35am Haus et al.: An Audio Front End for Query-by-Humming Systems (PDF)
11:35-12:00 Birmingham et al.: MUSART: Music Retrieval via Aural Queries (PDF)
12:05-1:20pm Lunch
1:20-2:55pm Musicology and Extraction of Musical Information 1
1:20-2:05pm Keynote, David Cope: Computer Analysis of Musical Allusions
2:05-2:30pm Smiraglia: Musical Works as Information Retrieval Entities: Epistemological Perspectives (PDF)
2:30-2:55pm Kornstädt: The JRing System for Computer-Assisted Musicological Analysis (PDF)
2:55-3:20pm Break/Refreshments
3:20-4:35pm Musicology and Extraction of Musical Information 2
3:20-3 :45pm Raphael et al.: Automated Rhythm Transcription (PDF)
3:45-4:10pm Durey et al.: Melody Spotting Using Hidden Markov Models (PDF)
4:10-4:35pm Meek et al.: Thematic Extractor (PDF)
4:35-5:00pm Barthélemy: Figured Bass and Tonality Recognition (PDF)
5:00-7:00pm Free Time
5:30-6:15pm Informal Discussion of Testbed Databases: Distinguished Alumni Room
7:00-9:00pm Dinner/Awards
Wednesday, October 17, 2001
7am-5pm E-mail room, IMU088 **
7:30-8:15am Alumni Hall: Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:15-8:20am Symposium Issues
8:20-8:45am Indiana University Digital Music Library panel
8:45-10:20 Music Retrieval 1
8:45-9:30am Invited Speaker, Dannenberg: Music Information Retrieval as Music Understanding
9:30-9:55am Hofmann-Engl: Towards a cognitive model of melodic similarity (PDF)
9:55-10:20am Hsu et al.: Building a Platform for Performance Study of Various Music Information Retrieval Approaches (PDF)
10:20-10:45am Break/Refreshments
10:45-12:25 Music Retrieval 2
10:45-11:10 Reiss et al.: Efficient Multidimensional Searching Routines for Music Information Retrieval (PDF)
11:10-11:35am Droettboom et al.: Expressive and efficient retrieval of symbolic musical data (PDF)
11:35-12:00 Dovey: A technique for "regular expression" style searching in polyphonic music (PDF)
12:00-12:25 Doraisamy: An Approach For A Polyphonic Music Retrieval System (PDF)
12:30-1:45pm Lunch
1:45-3:45pm Audio and MPEG
1:45-2:30pm Invited Speakers, Adam Lindsay and Youngmoo Kim: Adventures in Standardization, or How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love MPEG-7
2:30-2:55pm Allamanche et al.: Content-based Identification of Audio Material Using MPEG-7 Low Level Description (PDF)
2:55-3:20pm Tzanetakis et al.: Automatic Musical Genre Classification Of Audio Signals (PDF)
3:20-3:45pm Nishimura et al. Music Signal Spotting Retrieval by a Humming Query Using Start Frame Feature Dependent Continuous Dynamic Programming (PDF)
3:45-4:10pm Break/Refreshments
4:10-5:00pm Closing/Discussion
** E-mail room computers will be configured with Telnet and Web browsers. Check with your network and/or security personnel on any special arrangements you may need to connect to your home or institutional resources.