Moorer, James A.


On the Transcription of Musical Sound by Computer

Computer Music Journal: Vol. 1, No. 4. Menlo Park, CA: People's Computer Company: 32-38.


Language(s): English


Spectral Analysis DSP


In this article, the author reports on his examination of the problems of using a computer to produce a written score for a piece of polyphonic music. He presents an overview of a program designed to accomplish this, and offers two examples that show the viability of the system.