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9040802 Accompaniment data generating apparatus  
An accompaniment data generating apparatus has a storing portion 15 for storing sets of phrase waveform data each related to a chord identified on the basis of a combination of chord type and...
9035162 Synthetic multi-string musical instrument with score coded performance effect cues and/or chord sounding gesture capture  
A synthetic multi-string musical instrument captures a stream of expressive gestures indicated on a multi-touch sensitive display for note/chord soundings and associated performance effects and...
9018506 System and method for creating audible sound representations of atoms and molecules  
System and method creates audible sound representations for atoms and molecules. Musical notes or musical note combinations (chords) are assigned to each element in elemental periodic table....
9018505 Automatic accompaniment apparatus, a method of automatically playing accompaniment, and a computer readable recording medium with an automatic accompaniment program recorded thereon  
An automatic accompaniment apparatus is provided. The apparatus is provided with a music database having music data of plural musical pieces recorded therein, the music data including melody...
8987574 System and method for analysis and creation of music  
A method and system for analyzing patterns in the relationships of notes of an input piece of music. The method comprises generating a set of the most frequently occurring note pitches in...
8957296 Chord training and assessment systems  
The invention relates to systems, methods, and apparatus for assessing a musical performance of a chord, a chord series, or a chord progression. The performance can include a user's performance of...
8946534 Accompaniment data generating apparatus  
An accompaniment data generating apparatus has a storage device 15 for storing a set of phrase waveform data having a plurality of constituent notes which form a chord, and a CPU 9. The CPU 9...
8907193 Instrument game system and method  
A game system and method that uses an instrument as an input encourages a user to play along with the game's soundtrack on an instrument (e.g. guitar, bass, etc.). The game cues the player to play...
8884147 Method of correlating musical scales and musical chords in a color code, a number code, or both, simultaneously  
A method of correlating scales or chords that is represented as color codes, number codes, or both. The method involves correlating at least one chord with another. The method also involves...
8878043 Systems, methods, and apparatus for music composition  
Systems, apparatus, methods, and articles of manufacture provide for determining one or more chords and/or music notes to output (e.g., via a mobile device) based on a direction of movement and/or...
8847054 Generating a synthesized melody  
A method performed by one or more processing devices includes receiving information indicative of an input chord progression, with the input chord progression comprising a plurality of chords;...
8847056 Vocal processing with accompaniment music input  
Systems, including methods and apparatus, for generating audio effects based on accompaniment audio produced by live or pre-recorded accompaniment instruments, in combination with melody audio...
8847055 Method and apparatus for exploring chord progressions within a diatonic major key  
A method for obtaining a chord progression based upon a diatonic major key may include the steps of casting a dodecahedron to determine the diatonic major key, casting a octahedron to determine a...
8835738 Musical systems and methods  
Musical performance/input systems, methods, and products can accept user inputs via a user interface, generate, sound, store, and/or modify one or more musical tones. The user interface can...
8802955 Chord based method of assigning musical pitches to keys  
Improvisation or playing along with a musical group or with a song is enjoyable to people and musicians of all ability levels. However, it is easy to play notes which do not harmonize with other...
8791350 Accompaniment data generating apparatus  
An accompaniment data generating apparatus has a phrase waveform data storing portion for storing sets of phrase waveform data each indicative of a phrase of accompaniment tones preformed at a...
8779268 System and method for producing a more harmonious musical accompaniment  
A system and process for producing a more harmonious musical accompaniment for a musical compilation, the process comprising determining a plurality of probable key signatures for the musical...
8759658 System and method to generate and manipulate string-instrument chord grids in a digital audio workstation  
A system and method that enables a user to generate and manipulate string-instrument chord grids in a digital audio workstation. The system and method for generating a string-instrument chord grid...
8680387 Systems and methods for composing music  
Generating a musical composition from one or more portions of one or more performances of one or more musical compositions included in a database is disclosed. The method and system include...
8626497 Automatic marking method for karaoke vocal accompaniment  
An automatic marking method for Karaoke vocal accompaniment is provided. In the method, pitch, beat position and volume of a singer are compared with the original pitch, beat position and volume...
8618402 Musical harmony generation from polyphonic audio signals  
Melody and accompaniment audio signals are received and processed to identify one or more harmony notes and a harmony signal is produced based on the one or more harmony notes. Typically the...
8618401 Information processing apparatus, melody line extraction method, bass line extraction method, and program  
An information processing apparatus is provided which includes a signal conversion unit for converting an audio signal to a pitch signal indicating a signal intensity of each pitch, a melody...
8614388 System and method for generating customized chords  
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for generating customized chords. An exemplary method includes providing a storage medium, including a...
8581085 Systems and methods for composing music  
Generating a musical composition from one or more portions of one or more performances of one or more musical compositions included in a database is disclosed. The method and system include...
8492636 Chord detection apparatus, chord detection method, and program therefor  
A chord detection apparatus capable of detecting a wide variety of chords musically related to realtime performance. Degree name candidates each having a function that can come next are extracted...
8492637 Information processing apparatus, musical composition section extracting method, and program  
An information processing apparatus includes: a musical composition section extracting unit which extracts musical composition sections with tempos which are close to a preset reference tempo...
8461442 Computer-readable storage medium having music playing program stored therein and music playing apparatus  
At a time T0, prior read reproduction is started with a volume of 0. Upon starting the prior read reproduction, MIDI events containing note events are sequentially generated. Each time each of the...
8426716 Intelligent keyboard interface for virtual musical instrument  
A user interface for a virtual musical instrument presents a number of chord touch regions, each corresponding to a chord of a diatonic key. Within each chord region a number of touch zones are...
8420921 Information processing apparatus, sound analysis method, and program  
An information processing apparatus is provided which includes a beat analysis unit for detecting positions of beats included in an audio signal, a structure analysis unit for calculating...
8380331 Method and apparatus for relative pitch tracking of multiple arbitrary sounds  
Methods and apparatus for relative pitch tracking of multiple arbitrary sounds. A probabilistic method for pitch tracking may be implemented as or in a pitch tracking module. A constant-Q...
8373054 Electronic musical instrument  
When musical performance data is input to the electronic musical instrument in accordance with user's operation for musical performance, the electronic musical instrument detects a chord in...
8362348 Electronic musical apparatus for generating a harmony note  
Tone pitch information is extracted from the received input note information. A scale is determined on the basis of retrieved tonality information. A reference scale note is determined on the...
8309834 Polyphonic note detection  
Processor-implemented methods and systems for polyphonic note detection are disclosed. The method includes converting a portion of a polyphonic audio signal from a time domain to a frequency...
8303409 Game apparatus and computer readable storage medium for simulated musical instrument playing technique  
The game apparatus indicates to a player the slide playing technique that not less than two of fret buttons are operated according to the alignment sequence thereof. When the operation in replay...
8269094 System and method to generate and manipulate string-instrument chord grids in a digital audio workstation  
A system and method that enables a user to generate and manipulate string-instrument chord grids in a digital audio workstation. The system and method for generating a string-instrument chord grid...
RE43379 Music selecting apparatus and method  
A music selecting apparatus and method, which are capable to indicate a music piece matching with the sensitivities of the user. A degree of chord change is stored as data for each of a plurality...
8178770 Information processing apparatus, sound analysis method, and program  
An information processing apparatus is provided which includes a beat analysis unit for detecting positions of beats included in an audio signal, a structure analysis unit for calculating...
8168877 Musical harmony generation from polyphonic audio signals  
Melody and accompaniment audio signals are received and processed to identify one or more harmony notes and a harmony signal is produced based on the one or more harmony notes. Typically the...
8106281 Music difficulty level calculating apparatus and music difficulty level calculating method  
CPU 11 reads from RAM 13 pitch information of each of musical notes composing the music, fingering information for playing the musical notes, and time information of the musical notes, thereby...
8101844 Automatic analysis and performance of music  
Methods for automatically analyzing and/or performing music are described. One embodiment concerns a method for assigning chords to a musical score indicative of a sequence of time segments, each...
8097801 Systems and methods for composing music  
Generating a musical composition from one or more portions of one or more performances of one or more musical compositions included in a database is disclosed. The method and system include...
8008568 Information processing device and method, and recording medium  
The present invention relates to an information processing device, an information processing method, and a recording medium for analyzing chord progressions more accurately. A featuring quantity...
8003874 Portable chord output device, computer program and recording medium  
To provide a portable chord producing device capable of producing chord sounds by a simple operation. In or on a housing 10 of a portable size, an operation switch 121 with which eight different...
7994411 Computer-readable storage medium having music playing program stored therein and music playing apparatus  
At a time T0, prior read reproduction is started with a volume of 0. Upon starting the prior read reproduction, MIDI events containing note events are sequentially generated. Each time each of the...
7982122 Device and method for analyzing an audio datum  
A device and a method for analyzing an audio datum is described, having a semitone analyzer which is implemented to analyze the audio datum with regard to a volume information distribution over an...
7956275 Music performance training apparatus and method  
Chord to be performed is presented to a user. Chord is detected based on one or more notes performed by the user. When it is not detected that a chord has been duly established, one of the notes...
7910819 Selection of tonal components in an audio spectrum for harmonic and key analysis  
An audio signal is processed to extract key information by selecting (102) tonal components from the audio signal. A mask is then applied (104) to the selected tonal components to discard at least...
7834260 Computer analysis and manipulation of musical structure, methods of production and uses thereof  
A music modification system is provided and described herein, which includes: a) a computer, b) a music element library, c) at least one part-score database, d) a software code that executes a...
7834262 Electronic keyboard instrument  
An electronic keyboard instrument which is capable of easily carrying out an arpeggio performance rich in variety by a simple operation on a touch strip. The electronic keyboard instrument has a...
7825320 Electronic keyboard musical instrument for assisting in improvisation  
A musical keyboard includes a plurality of white keys and black keys. As a number of keys are depressed simultaneously, a pattern of the depressed keys is judged as categorized in a number of...

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