Consonance, Dissonance, and Musical Scales

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Consonance, Dissonance, and Musical Scales
Episode 7 of Music and the Brain

2015
31 mins

What brain processes lead people to hear certain intervals as more consonant and others as more dissonant? Evaluate the major theories, one of which traces the phenomenon to the acoustic quality of the human voice. Then...

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Aniruddh Patel Ph.D.