|There are a series of studies on instrument identification with initial attacks or final releases removed:|
C. Elliott (1975) Journal of research in Music Education 23, 35-40.
Erickson (1975) Sound Structure in Music.
Campbell & Heller (1979) Bulletin of the Council for Research in Music Education 59, 18-23.
Iverson & Krumhansl (1993) JAMA 94, 2595-2603.
John Hajda (1996), 101st Convention of Audio Engineering Society, preprint No. 4391.
I don't have the sources nearby, but I'm sure that most of them have confusion matrices.
On Apr 3, 2008, at 1:46 PM, Bruno L. Giordano wrote: