# Automatic Structural Segmentation of Music: Insightfully clustering the beats in a given piece of music to reflect it's musical structure

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AbstractThis Project posits elementary analogies of existing Probabilistic and Machine Learning models that have been used to find solutions to the problem of the Structural Segmentation of Musical audio. I have tried to use the idea that the chord of a given beat or frame of a song is an analogous representation of the states generated by trained Hidden Markov Models in generating feature vectors for the aforementioned problem; and that the knowledge of the temporal boundaries within which, a group of frames lie, can be used as constraints in creating the feature vectors that are eventually clustered to identify the pattern in which the various segments of a song repeat.