Music Genre Classification Revisited: An In-Depth Examination Guided by Music Experts

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Pálmason, Haukur; Jónsson, Björn Thór; Schedl, Markus; Knees, Peter;
(2017)
  • Subject: Music genre classification | Expert study | Ground truth

Despite their many identified shortcomings, music genres are still often used as ground truth and as a proxy for music similarity. In this work we therefore take another in-depth look at genre classification, this time with the help of music experts. In comparison to ex... View more
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