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jason a. hockman

Education and Research Experience

2014 Music Research, Ph.D. McGill University Music Technology Area Montreal, Canada
2012 Visiting Research Student INESC Sound and Music Computing Group Porto, Portugal
2007 Associate Research Student Queen Mary University of London Centre for Digital Music London, United Kingdom
2007 Music Technology, M.M. New York University Music Technology New York, United States
2000 Sociology, B.A. Cornell University Sociology Department New York, United States

Publications

Hockman, J.A. 2014. An ethnographic and technological study of breakbeats in Hardcore, Jungle, and Drum & Bass. Ph.D Dissertation, McGill University.

Devaney, J., J.A. Hockman, J. Wild, and I. Fujinaga. 2013. Diatonic semitone tuning in two-part singing. In Proceedings of the 2013 Society of Music Perception and Cognition Conference.

Weigl, D., D. Sears, J.A. Hockman, S. McAdams, and C. Guastavino. 2013. Investigating the effects of beat salience on beat synchronization judgements during music listening. In Proceedings of the 2013 Society of Music Perception and Cognition Conference.

Hockman, J.A., M.E.P. Davies, and I. Fujinaga. 2012. One in the jungle: Downbeat detection in hardcore, jungle, and drum and bass. in Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference. 169–74.

Hockman, J.A., D.M. Weigl, C. Guastavino, and I. Fujinaga. 2011. Discrimination between phonograph playback systems. in Proceedings of the 131st Convention of the Audio Engineering Society.

Hockman, J.A. and I. Fujinaga. 2010. Fast vs slow: Learning tempo octaves from user data. in Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval. 231-6.

McKay, C., J.A. Burgoyne, J.A. Hockman, J. Smith, G. Vigliensoni and I. Fujinaga. 2010. Evaluating the performance of lyrical features relative to and in combination with audio, symbolic and cultural features. in Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval. 213-8.

Li, Z., Q. Xiang, J.A. Hockman, J. Yang, Y. Yi, I. Fujinaga, Y. Wang. 2010. A music search engine for therapeutic gait training. in Proceedings of ACM Multimedia '10.

Hockman, J., M.M. Wanderley, and I. Fujinaga. 2009. Phase vocoder manipulation by runner’s pace. in Proceedings of the 2009 Conference on New Instruments for Musical Expression. 90-3.

Hockman, J., M.E.P. Davies, J.P. Bello, and M. Plumbley. 2008. Automated rhythmic transformation of musical audio. in Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Digital Audio Effects. 177–80.

Pugin, L., J. Hockman, J.A. Burgoyne, and I. Fujinaga. 2008. Gamera versus Aruspix: two optical music recognition approaches. in Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval. 419–25.

Hockman, J. 2007. Automatic timbre mutation of drum loops. Masters diss, Music Technology, New York University.

Current Research

Breakscience Project

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