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Music Perception (2022) 39 (3): 268–288.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Aditya Chander; Madeline Huberth; Stacey Davis; Samantha Silverstein; Takako Fujioka Performers express musical structure using variations in dynamics, timbre, timing, and physical gesture. Previous research on instrumental performance of Western classical music has identified increased...
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Music Perception (2019) 37 (2): 147–164.
Published: 01 December 2019
...Aviel Sulem; Ehud Bodner; Noam Amir E xpressive M usical T erms (EMTs) are commonly used by composers as verbal descriptions of musical expressiveness and characters that performers are requested to convey. We suggest a classification of 55 of these terms, based on the perception of professional...
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Music Perception (2019) 36 (3): 289–299.
Published: 01 February 2019
...Miriam Iorwerth; Don Knox C lassical musicians in ensembles are accustomed to performing in the same physical space. However, situations such as networked music performance (NMP) require physical separation with audio and sometimes video links. Effects of latency on synchronization have been...
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Music Perception (2018) 36 (1): 60–76.
Published: 01 September 2018
...George Waddell; Rosie Perkins; Aaron Williamon T his article examines the effects of composition length, familiarity, and likeability—as well as the location of performance errors—on the process of forming performance quality ratings. Five piano works by Chopin and a twentieth-century composer were...
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Music Perception (2018) 35 (4): 437–453.
Published: 01 April 2018
... frequently when intending short groupings compared to long groupings. However, the extent of the change in motion varied across different sections of the excerpt. It appears that performers may invest more effort to emphasize the intended interpretation when a given local pitch structure more easily affords...
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Music Perception (2016) 34 (1): 1–20.
Published: 01 September 2016
...Meghan Goodchild; Bruno Gingras; Stephen McAdams This study focuses on the relationships between music analysis, performance, and tension perception. Part 1 examines harpsichordists’ analyses and performances of an unmeasured prelude—a semi-improvisatory genre open to interpretive freedom. Twelve...
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Music Perception (2011) 28 (5): 473–490.
Published: 01 June 2011
...Freya Bailes; Linda Barwick songs that are not notated but transmitted through live performance are of particular interest for the psychological study of the stability of tempo across multiple performances. While experimental research points to highly accurate memory for the tempi of well-known...
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Music Perception (2007) 25 (2): 117–134.
Published: 01 December 2007
... four emotions: happiness, sadness, love, and anger. The performers adapted the type of ornaments to the instructed emotion as well as the characteristics of the ornaments. The flutist specifically varied the duration, timing, and complexity of the ornamentation, while the violinist varied...
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Music Perception (2007) 25 (1): 13–29.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Sam Thompson; Aaron Williamon; Elizabeth Valentine CONCERTGOERS, CRITICS, TEACHERS, AND PERFORMERS are often called upon to cast judgment on the performances they hear. Research to date has typically focused on the judgments themselves, with very few empirical studies of the processes and decisions...
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Music Perception (2006) 24 (1): 49–62.
Published: 01 September 2006
...Christopher Bartlette; Dave Headlam; Mark Bocko; Gordana Velikic We investigate the effects of different levels of delay (or latency) on the coordination, pace and timing regularity of musicians who are in remote locations—a situation encountered in an interactive network performance. Two pairs...