2007:Audio Classical Composer Identification Results

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These are the results for the inaugural 2007 running of the Audio Classical Composer Identification task. For background information about this task set please refer to the 2007:Audio Classical Composer Identification page.

The data set consisted of 2772 30 second audio clips. The composers represented were:

  1. Bach
  2. Beethoven
  3. Brahms
  4. Chopin
  5. Dvorak
  6. Handel
  7. Haydn
  8. Mendelssohnn
  9. Mozart
  10. Schubert
  11. Vivaldi

The goal was to correctly identify the composer who wrote each of the pieces represented.

General Legend

Team ID

ME = Michael I. Mandel, Daniel P. W. Ellis
TL = Thomas Lidy, Andreas Rauber, Antonio Pertusa, José Manuel Iñesta
GT = George Tzanetakis
KL = Kyogu Lee

Overall Summary Results

MIREX 2007 Audio Classical Composer Classification Summary Results - Raw Classification Accuracy Averaged Over Three Train/Test Folds

Participant Avg. Raw Classification Accuracy
IM_knn 48.38%
IM_svm 53.72%
KL 19.70%
TL 47.26%
ME 47.84%
ME_spec 52.02%
GT 44.59%

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MIREX 2007 Audio Classical Composer Classification Evaluation Logs and Confusion Matrices


MIREX 2007 Audio Classical Composer Classification Run Times

Participant Runtime (sec) / Fold
IM-knn Feat Ex: 2457 Train/Classify: 199
IM-svm Feat Ex: 2457 Train/Classify: 30
KL Feat Ex: 1664 Train/Classify: 1320
TL Feat Ex: 20790 Train/Classify: 101
ME Feat Ex: 3863 Train/Classify: 31
ME_spec Feat Ex: 2807 Train/Classify: 31
GT Feat Ex/Train/Classify: 557

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