CompMusic is a research project funded by the European Research Council and coordinated by Xavier Serra from the Music Technology Group of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona (Spain). It aims to advance in the automatic description of music by emphasizing cultural specificity. It carries research within the field of music information processing and takes a domain knowledge approach. The project focuses on five music traditions of the world: Hindustani (North India), Carnatic (South India), Turkish-makam (Turkey), Arab-Andalusian (Maghreb), and Beijing Opera (China).


Recent events:

3rd CompMusic Workshop

CompMusic Seminar: tools for Carnatic music exploration

December 13th and 14th 2013
Dept of Computer Science and Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai (India)