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Differences in Ability of Musicians and Nonmusicians to Judge Emotional State from the Fundamental Frequency of Voice Samples
Åsa Nilsonne and Johan Sundberg
Music Perception: An Interdisciplinary Journal
Vol. 2, No. 4 (Summer, 1985), pp. 507-516
Published by: University of California Press
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/40285316
Page Count: 10
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One hundred and twelve listeners evaluated voice recordings containing fundamental frequency contours of patients during mental depression and following recovery. In 80% of the ratings the listeners were able to determine whether or not the recording was made during the depressive phase. A group of conservatory students made significantly fewer errors than a group of law students. No significant difference was found between male and female listeners.
Music Perception: An Interdisciplinary Journal © 1985 University of California Press