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Jingju a cappella singing dataset part1

Rong Gong; Rafael Caro Repetto; Yile Yang

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  "description": "<p><strong>Description:</strong><br>\nThis dataset is a collection of boundary annotations of a cappella singing performed by Beijing Opera (Jingju, \u4eac\u5267) professional and amateur singers.&nbsp;</p>\n\n<p>The boundaries have been annotated in Praat TextGrid format and&nbsp;in a hierarchical way:</p>\n\n<ol>\n\t<li>Line (phrase),</li>\n\t<li>syllable,</li>\n\t<li>phoneme</li>\n</ol>\n\n<p>singing units have been annotated to a jingju&nbsp;a cappella singing audio dataset.</p>\n\n<p>The corresponding audio files are the a-cappella singing arias recordings, which are stereo or mono, sampled at 44.1 kHz, and stored as wav files. The wav files are recorded by two institutes: those file names ending with &lsquo;qm&rsquo; are recorded by C4DM Queen Mary University of London; others file names ending with &lsquo;upf&rsquo; or &lsquo;lon&rsquo; are recorded by MTG-UPF. Additionally, another collection of 15 clean singing recordings is included in this dataset. They are extracted from the commercial recordings which originally contains karaoke accompaniment and mixed versions.&nbsp;Please contact the authors to obtain these 15 recordings.</p>\n\n<p>If you use this audio dataset in your work, please cite as well the following publication:</p>\n\n<blockquote>\n<p>D. A. A. Black, M. Li, and M. Tian, &ldquo;Automatic Identification of Emotional Cues in Chinese Opera Singing,&rdquo; in 13th Int. Conf. on Music Perception and Cognition (ICMPC-2014), 2014, pp. 250&ndash;255.</p>\n</blockquote>\n\n<p>&nbsp;</p>\n\n<p><strong>Details:</strong><br>\nAnnotation format, units, parsing code and other details please refer to</p>\n\n<p><br>\n<strong>License:</strong><br>\nTextgrid annotations are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial&nbsp;4.0 International License.</p>\n\n<p>Wav audio ending with &lsquo;upf&rsquo; or &lsquo;lon&rsquo; are licensed under&nbsp;Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial&nbsp;4.0 International.</p>\n\n<p>For the license of .wav audio ending with &lsquo;qm&rsquo; from C4DM Queen Mary University of London, please refer to this page</p>\n\n<p><strong>Contact information:</strong></p>\n\n<p>Rong Gong: rong&lt;dot&gt;gong&lt;at&gt;upf&lt;dot&gt;edu</p>\n\n<p>Rafael Caro Repetto: rafael&lt;dot&gt;caro&lt;at&gt;upf&lt;dot&gt;edu</p>", 
  "license": "", 
  "creator": [
      "affiliation": "Music Technology Group - Universitat Pompeu Fabra", 
      "@type": "Person", 
      "name": "Rong Gong"
      "affiliation": "Music Technology Group - Universitat Pompeu Fabra", 
      "@type": "Person", 
      "name": "Rafael Caro Repetto"
      "affiliation": "Music Technology Group - Universitat Pompeu Fabra", 
      "@type": "Person", 
      "name": "Yile Yang"
  "url": "", 
  "datePublished": "2017-03-01", 
  "keywords": [
    "Beijing opera", 
    "singing voice", 
    "wave audio", 
    "a cappella"
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      "@type": "DataDownload"
  "identifier": "", 
  "@id": "", 
  "@type": "Dataset", 
  "name": "Jingju a cappella singing dataset part1"
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