Understanding Optical Music Recognition

For over 50 years, researchers have been trying to teach computers to read music notation, which we refer to as Optical Music Recognition. However, this field is still difficult to access for new researchers, especially those without a significant musical background: few introductory materials are available, and furthermore the field has struggled with defining itself…

Active Researchers

To the best of our knowledge, the following people are actively researching and working on OMR (in alphabetical order): Baro, Arnau Byrd, Donald Calvo-Zaragoza, Jorge Castellanos, Francisco J. Coüasnon, Bertrand Choi, Kwon-Young Crawford, Tim Elezi, Ismail Fornés, Alicia Fujinaga, Ichiro Hajič, Jan jr. Pacha, Alexander Ringwalt, Dan Rizo, David Roggenkemper, Heinz Tuggener, Lukas Vigliensoni, Gabriel…