Publications

Publications in reversed chronological order.

2020

  1. MTD: A Multimodal Dataset of Musical Themes for MIR Research
    Frank Zalkow,  Stefan Balke, Vlora Arifi-Müller, and Meinard Müller
    Transactions of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval (TISMIR), 3(1), 180–192, 2020

2019

  1. Score Following as a Multi-Modal Reinforcement Learning Problem
    Florian Henkel,  Stefan Balke, Matthias Dorfer, and Gerhard Widmer
    Transactions of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval (TISMIR), 2(1), 67–81, 2019
  2. Cross-Modal Music Retrieval and Applications: An Overview of Key Methodologies
    Meinard Müller, Andreas Arzt,  Stefan Balke, Matthias Dorfer, and Gerhard Widmer
    IEEE Signal Processing Magazine, 36(1), 52–62, 2019
  3. Learning Soft-Attention Models for Tempo-invariant Audio-Sheet Music Retrieval
    Stefan Balke, Matthias Dorfer, Luis Carvalho, Andreas Arzt, and Gerhard Widmer
    In Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), 216–222, Nov 2019
  4. The Con Espressione! Exhibit: Exploring Human-Machine Collaboration in Expressive Performance
    Carlos Eduardo Cancino-Chacon,  Stefan Balke, Florian Henkel, Christian Stussak, and Gerhard Widmer
    In Late-Breaking and Demo Session of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), 2019
  5. Evaluating Salience Representations for Cross-Modal Retrieval of Western Classical Music Recordings
    Frank Zalkow,  Stefan Balke, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 331–335, May 2019

2018

  1. Multimedia Processing Techniques for Retrieving, Extracting, and Accessing Musical Content
    Stefan Balke
    Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), 146, 2018
  2. Improving Bass Saliency Estimation using Label Propagation and Transfer Learning
    Jakob Abeßer,  Stefan Balke, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), 306–312, 2018
  3. Computational Corpus Analysis: A Case Study on Jazz Solos
    Christof Weiß,  Stefan Balke, Jakob Abeßer, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), 416–423, 2018
  4. Ansätze zur datengetriebenen Transkription einstimmiger Jazzsoli
    Stefan Balke, Christian Dittmar, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the Deutsche Jahrestagung für Akustik (DAGA), 1530–1532, 2018
  5. Bridging the Gap: Enriching YouTube Videos with Jazz Music Annotations
    Stefan Balke, Christian Dittmar, Jakob Abeßer, Klaus Frieler, Martin Pfleiderer, and Meinard Müller
    Frontiers in Digital Humanities, 5 1–11, 2018

2017

  1. JazzTube: Linking the Weimar Jazz Database with YouTube
    Stefan Balke, and Meinard Müller
    In Inside the Jazzomat. New perspectives for jazz research, 315–317, 2017
  2. A Swingogram Representation for Tracking Micro-Rhythmic Variation in Jazz Performances
    Christian Dittmar, Martin Pfleiderer,  Stefan Balke, and Meinard Müller
    Journal of New Music Research, 47(2), 1–17, 2017
  3. Konzeption und Umsetzung webbasierter Werkzeuge für das Erlernen von Jazz-Piano
    Stefan Balke, Paul Bießmann, Sebastian Trump, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the GI Jahrestagung, 61–73, 2017
  4. Die Oper als Multimedia Szenario: Wagners Walküren gehen online
    Stefan Balke, Manuel Hiemer, Peter Schwab, Vlora Arifi-Müller, Klaus Meyer-Wegener, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the GI Jahrestagung, 75–86, 2017
  5. trackswitch.js: A Versatile Web-Based Audio Player for Presenting Scientific Results
    Nils Werner,  Stefan Balke, Fabian-Robert Stöter, Meinard Müller, and Bernd Edler
    In Proceedings of the Web Audio Conference, 2017
  6. Deep Learning for Jazz Walking Bass Transcription
    Jakob Abeßer,  Stefan Balke, Klaus Frieler, Martin Pfleiderer, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the AES International Conference on Semantic Audio, 202–209, 2017
  7. Data-Driven Solo Voice Enhancement for Jazz Music Retrieval
    Stefan Balke, Christian Dittmar, Jakob Abeßer, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 196–200, 2017

2016

  1. Towards Evaluating Multiple Predominant Melody Annotations in Jazz Recordings
    Stefan Balke, Jakob Abeßer, Jonathan Driedger, Christian Dittmar, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), 246–252, 2016
  2. Template-Based Vibrato Analysis of Music Signals
    Jonathan Driedger,  Stefan Balke, Sebastian Ewert, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the International Conference on Music Information Retrieval (ISMIR), 239–245, 2016
  3. Retrieving Audio Recordings Using Musical Themes
    Stefan Balke, Vlora Arifi-Müller, Lukas Lamprecht, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 281–285, 2016

2015

  1. A Graphical User Interface for Understanding Audio Retrieval Results
    Stefan Balke, and Meinard Müller
    In Demos and Late Breaking News of the International Society for Music Information Retrieval Conference (ISMIR), 2015
  2. Matching Musical Themes based on Noisy OCR and OMR Input
    Stefan Balke, Sanu Pulimootil Achankunju, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), 703–707, 2015
  3. Automatisierte Identifikation von Audioaufnahmen anhand symbolisch codierter musikalischer Themen
    Stefan Balke, Lukas Lamprecht, Vlora Arifi-Müller, Thomas Prätzlich, and Meinard Müller
    In Proceedings of the 41st Deutsche Jahrestagung für Akustik (DAGA), 1521–1524, 2015

2014

  1. Fast and accurate guidance - response times to navigational sounds
    Frederik Nagel, Fabian-Robert Stöter, Norberto Degara,  Stefan Balke, and David Worrall
    In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Auditory Display (ICAD), 2014

2013

  1. Investigation of HRTF Sets Using Content with Limited Spatial Resolution
    Johann-Markus Batke, Stefan Abeling,  Stefan Balke, and Gerald Enzner
    In Proceedings of the 135th Audio Engineering Society Convention, 2013