Hello I have just started learning about music separation and machine learning. Would it be ok to include things from youtube videos in a dataset? Im not sure if the quality of youtube videos make this a bad idea because they are compressed?
Any help is appreciated, thanks for reading !!
You can also check out other datasets mentioned on this forum posts:
Here is a summary of good material to get started with music source separation:
https://sigsep.github.io: Good starting points with overview of available datasets, tutorials, …
https://sisec18.unmix.app/: Website with results from SiSEC 2018 (previous iteration of this challenge). The results of the challenge are summarized in this paper.
Papers and Tutorials
Ethan Manilow, Prem Seetharaman, and Justin Salamon: “Open Source Tools & Data for Music Source Separation” websi…
Meanwhile, a nice list of existing datasets is present here:
w.r.t. Youtube, it may not be clean enough but we would never know without trying it out.
Please do share your learnings with the community in case you try this.