ISMIR 2002
3rd International Conference on
Music Information Retrieval

IRCAM – Centre Pompidou
Paris, France
October 13-17, 2002

DETAILED CONFERENCE PROGRAM

Note: hours are subject to change. 

Sunday, 13 October 2002 - Afternoon

When

IRCAM

IRCAM [Stravinsky]

IRCAM [Studio 5]

IRCAM [Messiaen]

13:00-15:00

Registration

 

 

 

 

15:00-18:00

Tutorial I

 ·       “Digital Music Representations”, Geoffroy Peeters and Gérard Assayag

Tutorial II

·       “Music Information Retrieval for Audio Signals”, George Tzanetakis

Tutorial III

 ·       “Advanced Statistical Methods for Audio Signal Processing”, Shlomo Dubnov

18:00-19:00

 

19:00-20:30

ISMIR 2002 Conference Committee meeting

Monday, 14 October 2002 - Morning

When

IRCAM

Pompidou

Pompidou

IRCAM

09:00

Registration

Paper session setup

  Morning authors meet with session chairs

Posters setup

 Authors put their material up

 

Welcome messages

·       Michael Fingerhut, ISMIR 2002 General Chair

·       Bernard Stiegler, IRCAM Director

Posters

Exhibits

10:30

Opening Keynote Speech

·       “Variations on the Theme of Musical Similarity”, Douglas Hofstadter

11:30

Preprocessing
Chair: TBA

·       “A Comparison of Manual and Automatic Melody Segmentation”, M. Melucci et al.

12:00

·       “Automatic Transcription of Piano Music”, C. Raphael

12:30

·       “Indexing Hidden Markov Models for Music Retrieval”, H. Jin et al.

13:00–14:00

Lunch Break (on your own)

Monday, 14 October 2002 - Afternoon

When

IRCAM

Pompidou

IRCAM [Stravinsky]

Pompidou

IRCAM

14:00

Registration

Preprocessing (cont’d)
Chair: J. Stephen Downie

·       “Indexing Music Databases Using Automatic Extraction of Frequent Phrases”, A. Pienimäki

Representations
Chair: TBA

·          “Carnatic Ragas as Music Information Retrieval Entities”, Gordon Geekie

·          “Introducing Feedback into an Optical Music Recognition System”, J. McPherson

Posters

Exhibits

14:30

·       “Pitch Histograms in Audio and Symbolic Music Information Retrieval”, G. Tzanetakis et al.

·          “Digital Image Capture of Musical Scores”, I. Fujinaga et al.

·          “Representing Korean Traditional Music Notation in XML”, J.H. Lee et al.

15:00

·       “Voice Separation – A Local Optimization Approach”, J. Kilian et al.

Extraction and Analysis

·          “Audio Retrieval by Rhythmic Similarity”, J. Foote et al.

·          “Encoding Timing information for Musical Query Matching”, B. Pardo et al.

15:30

Usability

·       “A Review of Factors Affecting Music Recommender Success”, A. Uitdenbogerd et al.

·          “Integrating Pattern Matching into an Analogy-Oriented Pattern Discovery Framework”, O. Lartillot

·          “Locating Segments with Drums in Music Signals”, T. Heittola et al.

16:00

Break – refreshments, Pompidou in front of Petite salle

16:30

Chair: Vincent Puig

·       “Categories of Music Description and Search Terms and Phrases Used by Non-Music Experts”, J. Kim et al.

Chair: TBA

·          “On Detecting Repeated Notes in Piano Music”, M. Marolt et al.

·          “On the Use of FastMap for Audio Retrieval and Browsing”, P. Cano et al.

Posters

Exhibits

17:00

·       “Interdisciplinary Communities and Research Issues in Music Information Retrieval”, J. Futrelle et al.

Query by Example

·          “Learning to Cope with Diversity in Music Retrieval”, T. Mandl et al.

·          “Mobile Melody Recognition System with Voice-Only User Interface”, T. Sorsa et al.

17:30

·       “PATS: Realization and User Evaluation of an Automatic Playlist Generator”, S. Pauws et al.

·          “Popular Music Retrieval by Independent Component Analysis”, Y. Feng et al.

·          “SIA(M)ESE: An Algorithm for Transposition Invariant, Polyphonic Content-Based Music Retrieval”, G. Wiggins et al.

18:00

·       “Usability of Musical Digital Libraries”, A. Blandford et al.

·          Some Considerations about Processing Singing Voice for Music Retrieval”, E. Pollastri

18:30

 

20:00

Cocktail, IRCAM Gallery

Tuesday, 15 October 2002 - Morning

When

IRCAM

Pompidou

IRCAM

Pompidou

IRCAM

 

10:00

Registration

Summarization
Chair: TBA

·       “Automatic Music Summarization via Similarity Analysis”, M. Cooper et al.

Corpora and Databases
Chair: TBA

·          “RWC Music Database: Popular, Classical, and Jazz Music Databases”, M. Goto et al.

·          “Forming a Corpus of Voice Queries for Music Information Retrieval: A Pilot Study”, D. Bainbridge et al.

Posters

Exhibits

 

10:30

·       “Interactive Music Summarization Based on GTTM”, K. Hirata et al.

·          “Opuscope – Toward a Corpus-Based Music Repository”, T. Noll et al.

Usability

·          “An Extensible representation for Playlists”, A. Chaudhary

 

11:00

·       “Toward Automatic Music Audio Summary Generation from Signal Analysis”, G. Peeters et al.

·          “Content-Based Playlist Generation: Exploratory Experiments”, B. Logan

·          “Super-Convenience for Non-musicians: Querying MP3 and the Semantic Web”, S. Baumann et al.

 

11:30

Query by Example

·       “A Comparative and Fault-tolerance Study of the Use of N-grams with Polyphonic Music”, S. Doraisamy et al.

·          “Towards a Theory of Music Information Retrieval Queries: System Design Implications”, S. Downie et al.

       

12:00

 

·       “A Highly Robust Audio Fingerprinting System”, J. Haitsma et al.

 

12:30

 

·       “An Auditory Model Based Transcriber of Singing Sequences”, L.P. Clarisse et al.

 

13:00

Departure for the professional visit (13:00; IRCAM Lobby)
You have to be registered for this (free) visit at the Registration desk

or

Lunch Break (on your own)

 

 


Tuesday, 15 October 2002 - Afternoon

When

IRCAM

Pompidou

Pompidou

IRCAM

INA and BNF

 

14:00

Registration

Query by Example (cont’d)
Chair: TBA

·       “Johnny Can’t Sing: A Comprehensive Error Model for Sung Music Queries”, C. Meek et al.

Posters

Exhibits

Professional Visit

 

14:30

·       “Mid-Level Music Melody Representation of Polyphonic Audio for Query-by-Humming System”, J. Song et al.

 

15:00

·       “Polyphonic Score Retrieval Using Polyphonic Audio Queries: A Harmonic Modeling Approach”, J. Pickens et al.

 

15:30

Systems

·       “A Kind of Content-Based Music Information Retrieval Method in a Peer-to-Peer Environment”, C. Wang et al.

 

16:00

Break – refreshments, Pompidou in front of Petite salle

 

16:30

Chair: David Bainbridge

·       “CubyHum: A Fully Operational Query by Humming System”, S. Pauws

Posters

Exhibits

 

17:00

·       “The CUIDADO Project”, H. Vinet et al.

 

17:30

Similarity and Recognition

·       “Measuring the Similarity of Rhythmic Patterns”, J. Paulus et al.

 

18:00

·       “Music Similarity Measures: What’s the Use?”, J.J. Aucouturier et al.

18:30

 

 

20:30

Concert, IRCAM Espro

  • Chañaral Ortega-Miranda: piece for guitar and electronics

  • Farangis Nurulla-Khoja: piece for cello and electronics

  • Francesco Filidei: piece for midi piano and electronics

  • Jiyoun Choi: piece for percussions and real time electronics for MIDI vibraphone

  • Luca Antignani: piece for accordion and electronics

 


Wednesday, 16 October 2002

When

IRCAM

Pompidou [Petite salle]

Pompidou

IRCAM

10:00

Registration

Similarity and Recognition (cont’d)
Chair: Ichiro Fujinaga

·       “Singer Identification in Popular Music Recordings Using Voice Coding Features”, Y. Kim et al.

Posters

Exhibits

10:30

·       “The Quest for Ground Truth in Musical Artist Similarity”, D. Ellis et al.

11:00

Indexing, Classification, analysis

·       “Combining Musical and Cultural Features for Intelligent Style Detection”, B. Whitman et al.

11:30

·       “The MACSIS Acoustic Indexing Framework for Music Retrieval: An Experimental Study”, C. Yang

12:00

·       “Pattern Discovery Techniques for Music Audio”, R. Dannenberg et al.

12:30

·       “Using Psycho-Acoustic Models and Self-Organizing Maps to Create a Hierarchical Structuring of Music by Musical Styles”, A. Rauber et al.

13:00–14:00

Lunch Break (on your own)

 

When

IRCAM

IRCAM [Stravinsky]

IRCAM

14:00

Registration

Special Metadata Session (invited talks)
Chair: TBA

·       Opening remarks: Bernard Stiegler, Michael Fingerhut

Exhibits

14:30

·       “Technology and Art – Putting Things in Context”, Leonardo Chiariglione (Telecom Italia and MPEG)

15:00

·       “Towards Harmonization of Metadata”, Ted Tanner (Microsoft)

16:00

Break – refreshments, in front of Espro

16:30

·       “Why not MARC?”, Harriette Hemmasi (Indiana University)

17:00

·       “Managing Metadata”, David Datta (All Media Guide)

18:00

·       “About this Business of Metadata”, Eric Scheirer (Bose)

18:30

 

Wrap-up

19:00

 

20:00

Banquet on board “Bel Ami”
Boarding no later than 20:00 at the Hôtel de Ville Port (rue Lobau at the river Seine; see map)
Be on time at the ship, she won’t wait for late comers


Thursday, 17 October 2002 - Morning

When

IRCAM

IRCAM

IRCAM

09:00-12:00

Panel I

·       “Music Information Retrieval Evaluation Frameworks”, moderator: J. Stephen Downie

Panel II

·       “OMRAS approach to music information retrieval in the real world”, moderator: Tim Crawford

Panel III

·       “Similarity in Music”, moderator: Ludger Hofmann-Engl