Search for dissertations about: "music"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 268 swedish dissertations containing the word music.

  1. 1. Modeling Music Studies of Music Transcription, Music Perception and Music Production

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Anders Elowsson; Anders Friberg; Pawel Herman; Anders Askenfelt; Gerhard Widmer; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Music Information Retrieval; MIR; Music; Music Transcription; Music Perception; Music Production; Tempo Estimation; Beat Tracking; Polyphonic Pitch Tracking; Polyphonic Transcription; Music Speed; Music Dynamics; Long-time average spectrum; LTAS; Algorithmic Composition; Deep Layered Learning; Convolutional Neural Networks; Rhythm Tracking; Ensemble Learning; Perceptual Features; Representation Learning;

    Abstract : This dissertation presents ten studies focusing on three important subfields of music information retrieval (MIR): music transcription (Part A), music perception (Part B), and music production (Part C).In Part A, systems capable of transcribing rhythm and polyphonic pitch are described. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sensing Traditional Music Through Sweden's Zorn Badge Precarious Musical Value and Ritual Orientation

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Karin Eriksson; Lars Berglund; Dan Lundberg; Rachel Beckles Willson; Martin Stokes; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; traditional music; Sweden; folk music; music auditions; ritual; orientation; sensory ethnography; ethnomusicology; Musikvetenskap; Musicology;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the multiple and contested spaces of belonging that may be evoked by ritualised musical performance. It makes an ethnographic case study of the Zorn Badge Auditions in Sweden, in which musicians play before a jury in the hope of being awarded a Zorn Badge and a prestigious but also contested title: Riksspelman. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Printed Score as a Mediator of Musical Meaning Approaches to Music Notation in Western tonal music

    University dissertation from Malmö Academy of Music, Lund University

    Author : Cecilia Hultberg; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; notation as a cultural tool; music notation; music teachers’ education; instrumental training; apprentice education; teaching; Western tonal music; learning; musical literacy; agreed; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper;

    Abstract : Abstract Centering on notation is a characteristic of Western tonal music. The printed scores are expected to provide the necessary information on musical expression. In this study, strategically selected contemporary musicians’ ways of under-standing the printed scores are investigated. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making music mean : on functions of, and knowledge about, narrative music in multimedia

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johnny Wingstedt; Sture Brändström; Jan Berg; Göran Folkestad; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Film music; game music; media music; multimodality; music education; musical knowledge; narrative music; social semiotics;

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  5. 5. Narrative music : towards an understanding of musical narrative functions in multimedia

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johnny Wingstedt; S Brändström; Jan Berg; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; film music; game music; media music; musical conventions; musical parameters; narrative music;

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