Dr.-Ing. Jakob Abeßer

  • 09/2014
    defended PhD thesis entitled "Automatic Transcription of Bass Guitar Tracks applied for Music Genre Classification and Sound Synthesis"
  • 05/2010-08/2010
    Research stay as visiting PhD student, Finnish Centre of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Music Research, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • since 10/2008
    PhD student, Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT, Germany
  • 09/2005-02/2006
    Semester abroad, Université Paul Verlain, Metz, France
  • 10/2002-09/2008
    Computer Engineering (Ingenieurinformatik) studies, University of Technology Ilmenau
  • 06/2001
    Abitur, Goetheschule Ilmenau, Staatliches Gymnasium, Ilmenau

  • Automatic Music Transcription
  • Transcription-based Analysis of Instrument Tracks
  • Instrument Recognition
  • Music Performance Analysis

Fraunhofer IDMT: publication list
YearTitle/AuthorDocument Type
2017Acoustic scene classification by combining autoencoder-based dimensionality reduction and convolutional neural networks
Abeßer, Jakob; Mimilakis, Stylianos-Ioannis; Gräfe, Robert; Lukashevich, Hanna
Conference Paper
2017Data-driven solo voice enhancement for jazz music retrieval
Balke, Stefan; Dittmar, Christian; Abeßer, Jakob; Müller, Meinard
Conference Paper
2017Deep learning for jazz walking bass transcription
Abeßer, Jakob; Balke, Stefan; Frieler, Klaus; Pfleiderer, Martin; Müller, Meinard
Conference Paper
2017Inside the Jazzomat. New Perspectives for Jazz Research
Pfleiderer, Martin; Frieler, Klaus; Abeßer, Jakob; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg; Burkhart, Benjamin
Book
2017Instrument-centered music transcription of solo bass guitar recordings
Abeßer, Jakob; Schuller, Gerald
Journal Article
2017Score-informed analysis of tuning, intonation, pitch modulation, and dynamics in jazz solos
Abeßer, Jakob; Frieler, Klaus; Cano, Estefanía; Pfleiderer, Martin; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg
Journal Article
2016Automatic best take detection for electric guitar and vocal studio recordings
Bönsel, Carsten; Abeßer, Jakob; Grollmisch, Sascha; Mimilakis, Stylianos-Ioannis
Conference Paper
2016Midlevel analysis of monophonic jazz solos: A new approach to the study of improvisation
Frieler, Klaus; Pfleiderer, Martin; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg; Abeßer, Jakob
Journal Article
2016New sonorities for jazz recordings: Separation and mixing using deep neural networks
Mimilakis, Stylianos-Ioannis; Cano, Estefanía; Abeßer, Jakob; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2016Towards evaluating multiple predominant melody annotations in jazz recordings
Balke, Stefan; Driedger, Jonathan; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Müller, Meinard
Conference Paper
2015New sonorities for early jazz recordings using sound source separation and automatic mixing tools
Matz, Daniel; Cano, Estefanía; Abeßer, Jakob
Conference Paper
2015Parameter extraction for bass guitar sound models including playing styles
Schuller, Gerald; Abeßer, Jakob; Kehling, Christian
Conference Paper
2015Score-informed analysis of intonation and pitch modulation in jazz solos
Abeßer, Jakob; Cano, Estefanía; Frieler, Klaus; Pfleiderer, Martin; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg
Conference Paper
2014Automatic competency assessment of rhythm performances of ninth-grade and tenth-grade pupils
Abeßer, J.; Hasselhorn, J.; Grollmisch, S.; Dittmar, C.; Lehmann, A.
Conference Paper
2014Automatic style classification of jazz records with respect to rhythm, tempo, and tonality
Eppler, Arndt; Männchen, Andreas; Abeßer, Jakob; Weiss, Christof; Frieler, Klaus
Conference Paper
2014Automatic tablature transcription of electric guitar recordings by estimation of score- and instrument-related parameters
Kehling, Christian; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2014Dynamics in jazz improvisation - score-informed estimation and contextual analysis of tone intensities in trumpet and saxophone solos
Abeßer, Jakob; Cano, Estefanía; Frieler, Klaus; Pfleiderer, Martin
Conference Paper
2014Exploring phrase form structures. Pt.II: Monophonic jazz solos
Frieler, Klaus; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg; Abeßer, Jakob
Conference Paper
2014A GMM Approach to Singing Language Identification
Kruspe, Anna M.; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian
Conference Paper
2014Instrument-centered music transcription of bass guitar tracks
Abeßer, J.; Schuller, G.
Conference Paper
2014A multiple-expert framework for instrument recognition
Grasis, M.; Abeßer, J.; Dittmar, C.; Lukashevich, H.
Conference Paper
2014Score-informed tracking and contextual analysis of fundamental frequency contours in trumpet and saxophone jazz solos
Abeßer, Jakob; Pfleiderer, Martin; Frieler, Klaus; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg
Conference Paper
2013Automatic quality assessment of vocal and instrumental performances of ninth-grade and tenth-grade pupils
Abeßer, Jakob; Hasselhorn, Johannes; Dittmar, Christian; Lehmann, Andreas; Grollmisch, Sascha
Conference Paper
2013Automatic string detection for bass guitar and electric guitar
Abeßer, J.
Conference Paper
2013Introducing the Jazzomat project - Jazz solo analysis using music information retrieval methods
Abeßer, Jakob; Frieler, Klaus; Pfleiderer, Martin; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg
Conference Paper
2013Introducing the Jazzomat project and the MeloPy library
Frieler, Klaus; Pfleiderer, Martin; Abeßer, Jakob; Zaddach, Wolf-Georg
Conference Paper
2013A multiple-expert framework for instrument recognition
Grasis, Mikus; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Lukashevich, Hanna
Conference Paper
2013Parametric audio coding of bass guitar recordings using a tuned physical modeling algorithm
Abeßer, Jakob; Kramer, Patrick; Dittmar, Christian; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2013Real-time guitar string detection for music education software
Dittmar, Christian; Männchen, Andreas; Abeßer, Jakob
Conference Paper
2013Towards coarse-scale event detection in music
Kruspe, Anna M.; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian
Conference Paper
2012Automatic and Manual Annotation of Time-Varying Perceptual Properties in Movie Soundtracks
Dhandhania, Vedant; Abeßer, Jakob; Kruspe, Anna; Großmann, Holger
Conference Paper
2012Automatic singing assessment of pupil performances
Dittmar, Christian; Abeßer, Jakob; Grollmisch, Sascha; Hasselhorn, Johannes; Lehmann, Andreas
Conference Paper
2012Automatic string detection for bass guitar and electric guitar
Abeßer, Jakob
Conference Paper
2012Classification of music genres based on repetitive basslines
Abeßer, Jakob; Lukashevich, Hanna; Bräuer, Paul
Journal Article
2012A digital waveguide model of the electric bass guitar including different playing techniques
Kramer, Patrick; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2012Improved music similarity computation based on tone objects
Krasser, Johannes; Abeßer, Jakob; Großmann, H.; Dittmar, C.; Cano, E.
Conference Paper
2012Music information retrieval meets music education
Dittmar, Christian; Cano, Estefanía; Abeßer, Jakob; Grollmisch, Sascha
Book Article
2012Towards cross-modal search and synchronization of music and video streams
Großmann, Holger; Kruspe, Anna; Abeßer, Jakob; Lukashevich, Hanna
Conference Paper
2011Artist filtering for non-western music classification
Kruspe, Anna; Lukashevich, Hanna; Abeßer, Jakob
Conference Paper
2011Automatic classification of musical pieces into global cultural areas
Kruspe, Anna; Lukashevich, Hanna; Abeßer, Jakob; Großmann, Holger; Dittmar, Christian
Conference Paper
2011Automatic recognition and parametrization of frequency modulation techniques in bass guitar recordings
Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2011Modeling musical attributes to characterize ensemble recordings using rhythmic audio features
Abeßer, Jakob; Lartillot, Oliver; Dittmar, Christian; Eerola, Tuomas; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2011Modelling musical attributes to characterize two-track recordings with bass and drums
Abeßer, Jakob; Lartillot, Oliver
Conference Paper
2011Rule-based classification of musical genres from a global cultural background
Abeßer, Jakob; Lukashevich, Hanna; Dittmar, Christian; Bräuer, Paul; Krause, Fabienne
Conference Paper
2011Songs2See and GlobalMusic2One: Two applied research projects in music information retrieval at Fraunhofer IDMT
Dittmar, Christian; Großmann, Holger; Cano, Estefania; Grollmisch, Sascha; Lukashevich, Hanna; Abeßer, Jakob
Conference Paper
2010Automatic Detection of Audio Effects in Guitar and Bass Recordings
Stein, M.; Abeßer, J.; Dittmar, C.; Schuller, G.
Conference Paper
2010Automatic genre classification of Latin American music using characteristic rhythmic patterns
Völkel, Thomas; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Großmann, Holger
Conference Paper
2010Automatic Recognition of Tonal Instruments in Polyphonic Music from different Cultural Backgrounds
Kahl, M.; Abeßer, J.; Dittmar, C.; Großmann, H.
Conference Paper
2010Bass Playing Style Detection based on High-Level Features and Pattern Similarity
Abeßer, Jakob; Bräuer, Paul; Lukashevich, Hanna; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2010Drumloop Separation using adaptive Spectrogram Templates
Dittmar, C.; Abeßer, J.; Gärtner, D.
Conference Paper
2010Feature-based extraction of plucking and expression styles of the electric bass guitar
Abeßer, Jakob; Lukashevich, Hanna; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2009From multi-labeling to multi-domain-labeling: A novel two-dimensional approach to music genre classification
Lukashevich, Hanna; Abeßer, Jakob; Dittmar, Christian; Großmann, Holger
Conference Paper
2009Genre classification using bass-related high-level features and playing styles
Abeßer, Jakob; Lukashevich, Hanna; Dittmar, Christian; Schuller, Gerald
Conference Paper
2009Music search and recommendation
Brandenburg, Karlheinz; Dittmar, Christian; Gruhne, Matthias; Abeßer, Jakob; Lukashevich, Hanna; Dunker, Peter; Gärtner, D.; Wolter, Kay; Nowak, Stefanie; Großmann, Holger
Book Article
2008Automatic genre and artist classification by analyzing improvised solo parts from musical recordings
Abeßer, J.; Dittmar, C.; Großmann, H.
Conference Paper
2008Automatic music transcription with user interaction
Dittmar, C.; Abesser, J.
Conference Paper