A folk song retrieval system with a gesture-based interface

Attila Licsár, Tamás Szirányi, László Kovács, Balázs Pataki

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This article describes how a folk song retrieval system uses a gesture-based interface to recognize Kodály hand signs and formulate search queries.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)48-58
Number of pages11
JournalIEEE Multimedia
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Sep 24 2009


  • Computer vision
  • Data mining
  • Databases
  • Digital archive
  • Multimedia and graphics
  • Rhythm
  • Software
  • Training
  • User interfaces
  • Vision-based hand-gesture recognition
  • Web-based information search and retrieval

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Software
  • Signal Processing
  • Media Technology
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Computer Science Applications

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