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The psychology of music

Author: Diana Deutsch
Publisher: Amsterdam : Acad. Press, 2007.
Series: Academic Press series in cognition and perception
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2. ed., [Nachdr.]View all editions and formats

This text covers topics such as concert halls, from magic to number theory; music and the auditory system; the perception of musical tones and singing; intervals, scales and tuning; absolute pitch;  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Deutsch
ISBN: 9780122135651 0122135652
OCLC Number: 263451150
Description: XVI, 807 Seiten : Diagramme.
Contents: J.R. Pierce, The Nature of Musical Sound.M.R. Schroeder, Concert Halls: From Magic to Number Theory.N.M. Weinberger, Music and the Auditory System.R. Rasch and R. Plomp, The Perception of Musical Tones.J-C. Risset and D.L. Wessel, Exploration of Timbre by Analysis and Synthesis.J. Sundberg, The Perception of Singing.E.M. Burns, Intervals, Scales, and Tuning.W.D. Ward, Absolute Pitch.D. Deutsch, Grouping Mechanisms in Music.D. Deutsch, The Processing of Pitch Combinations.J.J. Bharucha, Neural Nets, Temporal Composites, and Tonality.E. Narmour, Hierarchical Expectation and Musical Style.E.F. Clarke, Rhythm and Timing in Music.A. Gabrielsson, The Performance of Music.W.J. Dowling, The Development of Music Perception and Cognition.R. Shuter-Dyson, Musical Ability.O.S.M. Marin and D.W. Perry, Neurological Aspects of Music Perception and Performance.E.C. Carterette and R.A. Kendall, Comparative Music Perception and Cognition.Index.
Series Title: Academic Press series in cognition and perception
Responsibility: ed. by Diana Deutsch.


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