...Just Hum a Few Bars

Masciarotte, Oliver
August 2003
Mix;Aug2003, Vol. 27 Issue 9, p96
Focuses on the development of a music-recognition technology in the U.S. Function of the technology; Availability of several commercial recognizers of songs and performances; Quality assessment and visualization of parameters. INSET: Pedant in a Box Spectrogram.


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